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Agave spp.


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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Agave spp.
Principal Common Name Agave
Common Name(s)
Description A clumping succulent with spiky stiff fleshy foliage. Although flowers do not occur often and generally not for years, once it has bloomed the plant dies back and leaves behind new suckers from the stem that makes new plantlets.
General Comments Although the actual flower is not shown it is on as stem that can shoot up to 12-18 ft and has outstanding presence and form.
Nativity Mexico
Height Range 2 - 0 FT
Spread Range 2 - 0 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Bright Green : Gray-Green : Green-Yellow : Light Green : Medium Green : Variegated : Yellow-Green
Leaf Texture Fleshy : Spiky : Stiff : Sword-like
Form Succulent
Flower Color Creamy White
Flower Time
Ease of Growing
Light Preferences
Soil Preferences
Watering Preferences
Outstanding Features Form : Texture

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