Palms & Spikey

Agave americana / Century Plant : 25L : 40-50cm High (exc pot)

Agave americana

Century Plant

25L 40-50cm
£89.00

Out of stock

SKU: 03761

Specification

Additional Information

Latin Name Agave americana
Common Name Century Plant
Pot Size 25L
Plant Size 40-50cm
Form N/A
Secondary Size N/A
Trunk Size N/A
Trunk Width N/A
Pot Information N/A
Position Sun
Soil Add plenty of horticultural grit to the compost if growing in a pot. It needs very good drainage. Use cactus compost if available
Hardiness Frost tender
Rate of Growth Slow
Garden Care No
Pruning None required

Description

Details

This monocarpic succulent has spine-tipped lance shaped leaves of a grey green colour. It is called the century plant because of the long time it takes to flower, although not a century. It makes a dramatic feature plant.