AGAVE

Pronunciation: (a-gah-vee) Family: Century Plant, AGAVACEAE The gigantic leaf-rosettes of these┬ásplendid succulents rank them among the most popular accent plants for modern gardens. They grow in poor soil, forming 2m/6ft clumps, and need plenty of water to look in top condition. Agave attenuata produces arching spikes of yellow flowers up to 4.5m/14ft long. The closely … Continue reading AGAVE