The information on this page applies to seedlings sold by LEAF Nursery during our 2021 Seedling Sale.
Agave americana. Monocot native to hot and arid regions of Mexico and the U.S. The have gray green leaves with monocarpic flowers meaning they flower only once, then die. Plant produces suckers and adventitious shoots from the base. They have succulent fibrous leaves with sharp marginal teeth and a very sharp terminal spine.
|Container Friendly||Trellis Needed||Easy to Grow||Pollinator Friendly|
|Full Sun||Above freezing||Well draining, sandy soil||Very drought tolerant|
|Plant Spacing||Plant Size||Days to Maturity|
|6 to 10 feet|
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