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AGAVE americana 'Variegata'

Commonly known as Century plant, Pulque

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Small £20.00 each

Large £45.00 each

  • Evergreen
  • Height - 2m(6½ft) for plant itself. Flower spikes can go up to 8m(25ft).
  • Spread - 3m (10ft)
  • Succulent
  • Tender - cool or frost free greenhouse - Tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen. Except in frost-free inner-city areas or coastal extremities requires glasshouse conditions. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 1°C (34°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Architectural interest
  • Exotic plants
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects especially on new growth.
  • Place of origin - Mexico.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness - Half hardy (down to 0)
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Silver variegated
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to acid soil
  • Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil - under glass use cactus compost - full light.
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