Aloe vera is grown for its medicinal properties. It is used to treat wounds and as a skin moisturiser.
Aloe de Barbados
Aloe de Curazao
Proverbs and Quotes
- Spikenard and saffron; calamus and cinnamon, with all trees of frankincense; myrrh and aloes, with all the chief spices (Song of Solomon, Bible)
- And they took the body of Jesus and wound it in linen clothes with the spices and aloes as the manner of the Jews is to bury. (John 19:39-40, Bible)
- I have perfumed my bed with myrrh, aloes, and cinnamon. (Proverbs 7:17, Bible)