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Agave americana

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Wantirna
Specials, D6
Specials, D6
B1
Specials, D6
B1
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Wantirna
Specials, D6
Size: 20cm
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $28.88 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $31.76 inc GST
Specials, D6
Size: 25cm
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $47.25 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $51.98 inc GST
B1
Size: 30cm
Available: 4
$/Unit (EX GST): $57.75 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $63.52 inc GST
Specials, D6
Size: 30cm
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $70.88 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $77.96 inc GST
B1
Size: 45L
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $115.50 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $127.05 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Agave americana Century Plant, Sentry Plant, Maguey, American Aloe, Succulent,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Succulents & Cacti Rosette, Upright

Description:
Attractive, upright rosette forming succulent with thick long pointy grey-green leaves. Yellow flowers appear on a tall upright stem. Only lives 10-30 years. Works equally well in a feature pot as a statement or mass planted in a tropical landscape. Grows approx. 1-2m tall x 2-4m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Scale

Cultural Notes: Prefers full sun and will grow in most soil types that is well-drained. Leave damage can occur in hail. Remove old leaves manually. Gravel mulch is best.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Agavaceae NorthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Blue, Grey
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Slow
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate, Tender
Wind: High
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