Agave attenuate (Foxtail Agave)

Agave attenuate (Foxtail Agave)
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Agave attenuate (Foxtail Agave)

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A common succulent with thick, fleshy leaves that forms rosettes. The time it takes to produce a fantastic terminal flower spike is up to ten years. The main plant perishes but produces several young "pups." Works as well when mass-planted in a tropical landscape or a feature pot as a statement. Some common names are Lions Tail Agave, Swans Neck Agave, Foxtail Agave, Century Plant and Succulent.

Light requirement: Full Sun and Part sun/part shade

Water requirement: Low

Watering frequency:

Soil: loam, sandy, well drained

Skill level: Beginner

Growth rate: Intermediate

Suitable for containers: Yes

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Drought tolerance: High

Frost tolerance: Low

Wind tolerance: High

Disease and pest susceptibility: Generally trouble free, Snails And Slugs

Mature height: 1.5 m

Mature width: 1.5 m

Suitable for shaping:

Colour: Blue, green

Variegation: Yes

Size: Large

Seasonality: Evergreen

Flowering: Yes; but primarily grown for it's foliage

Flower colour: Yellow

Flower fragrant: No

Flowering season: Summer

Fruit: Insignificant

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