|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
|Plant Height:||1-2 feet|
|Plant Spread:||2-5 feet|
Other: Black terminal spines adorn the tips of each leaf.
Other: Reportedly this agave lives at least 15 years or more before flowering.
Other: Green with a purple tinge.
|Inflorescence Height:||10 -16 feet|
|Foliage Mound Height:||1-2 feet|
|Propagation: Seeds:||Can handle transplanting
Other info: Sow in shallow pots with a well draining, sterile mix; 50/50 organic/inorganic of coarse perlite, pumice; sphagnum peat or good compost. Avoid manures. Irrigate from below. Provide bright, indirect light and a transparent cover to retain moisture.
|Propagation: Other methods:||Cuttings: Stem
|Containers:||Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
|Awards and Recognitions:||RHS AGM
|Posted by sheryl (Hot, hot, hot, Feenix, AZ - Zone 9b) on Nov 7, 2013 10:15 AM
This is a beautiful plant that varies from silver to bit more blue.with small black teeth edging part way down the leaf and a black terminal spine. They tend to clump freely and form nice, rounded mounds.
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