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Agave potatorum marginata

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Agave potatorum marginata Variegated Agave, Century Plant, Succulent,, Kichijokan
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Succulents & Cacti Clumping, Rosette

Attractive rosette forming compact succulent with thick, fleshy, very pointy greyish-blue leaves with creamy white margins. Red-tinged green flowers appear on a single flower spike once plant reaches maturity. Works equally well in a feature pot as a statement, mass planted or in rockeries. Grows approx 25cm H x 30cm W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

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

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Asparagaceae NorthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Blue, Silver, White, Variegated
Flower Colour: Green, Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

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