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Artichoke Agave

Agave parryi var. truncata

Item 2522

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USDA Zone:
6-9
This plant will grow in my zone:
6
Key feature:
  • Light Needs
    Full sun
  • Watering Needs
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Description:

Dense, symmetrical rosettes of wide blue-gray leaves are abundant, developing large clumps. Bloom spikes emerge from older rosettes, which die after flowering - the plant is perpetuated by "pups" or offshoots. A bright accent in the waterwise landscape or a nice groundcover when mass planted.

Extreme close up :: Credit: Doreen Wynja Close up :: Credit: Doreen Wynja Container :: Credit: Doreen Wynja
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Average Landscape Size
Rosettes 2 to 4 ft. wide on 5 ft. wide clumps; flower spikes 15 to 20 ft. tall.
Botanical Name: Agave parryi var. truncata
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Feature: Clump Forming, Deer Resistant, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Foliage Color: Silver-blue
Flower Attribute: Showy Flowers
Bloom Time: Blooms once, at 10 to 15 years or older.
Flower Color: Purple
Garden Style: Contemporary ,   Mediterranean

Thrives in lean, well-drained soil in full sun, away from reflected heat. Tolerates drought; best with some supplemental water during the hot season. Mother plant will die after flowering as new rosettes form to perpetuate the plant.

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