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Agave striata spp. striata


Agave striata, the narrow leaf century plant, is a hardy species with very thin, almost wiry, green to blue-green leaves.

Agave striata is a hardy species known as the narrow leaf century plant due to the very thin, almost wiry, green to blue-green leaves that are produced in great numbers in the medium-sized rosettes. It is native to northeastern Mexico.

Common Name: Narrow Leaf Agave

Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

Zone Hardiness: 7-11

Light: Full Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 12-24"

Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Secondary Bloom Colour:

Class: Evergreen

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Summer

Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No

Berries: No

Benefits: Hummingbirds

Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Chihuahua desert.

Award: AGM

Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America

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