PlantsFurcraea→Sword Lily (Furcraea selloa)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Plant Height: 4 to 5 feet
Plant Spread: 6 to 8 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish-white
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Inflorescence Height: Up to 20 feet
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Bulbils
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Agave americana marginata? by hlutzow Apr 4, 2020 10:36 AM 5
Cactus and succulents chat by Baja_Costero Dec 3, 2021 10:58 PM 12,023
Agave angustifolia? by bonitin Sep 18, 2015 3:22 PM 4

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