A succulent agave relative with copious burgundy spots on undulating leaves.
This cute succulent from Mexico is an agave relative with upright, flexible, arching, spineless leaves with an undulating ripple to the edges and copious burgundy spots like chocolate chips over a background of bluish green. Pink flowers popular with hummingbirds. Good drainage and protection from winter rains is recommended.
Common Name: Tuberose, False Agave
Family: Agavaceae (The Century Plant Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7b-10
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Green
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Alkaline soils on rocky glades and in sandy open woods.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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