Agave is a genus of succulent plants from America. Some species grow in cold areas and take hard frost, while some others live in tropical climates. Some are tiny dwarfs and some are giants, up to 2 or 3 m wide.
Cold hardy agaves can create an exotic effect in your garden. Agave species make fine companions to palms or cacti. Variegated agaves are incredibly sought after by collectors. Our web shop offers an ever changing selection of species. We ship bare rooted plants, unless otherwise specified.
20 - 30 cm. High-elevation populations with clearly visible differences: leaves show a trasversal pale-dark banding; the inflorescence is bent on a side; each branch of the inflorescence is curled. This form grows in different countries in South Am
Cutting of 10-15 cm diameter. A classic of all times in subtropical gardening. It is a mid sized spineless agave native to the cooler plateau of Central Mexico. Rosettes achieve 1 m (3 ft) with spectacular wide, green-blue waxy leaves.
Agave bee honey in Tenerife is produced in different sloping dry and sloping areas of the island where Agave americana blooms.This honey has an intense, pungent aroma aroma. Its amber colour varies a lot from yellow to brown, and also the degree of crystallization, depending on the other plants that a e blooming simultaneously
Hard to find agave native to a group of islands in the lesser Caribbean islands. It is definitely a winner, with a nicely shaped rosette of bright green S-shaped leaves with red toothed margins. It is a tropical species and should be kept above 8 C and protected from frost or hail.
This Mexican agave is a very od sterile hybrid, planted commercialy for the production of henequen fibres, similar to the sisal fibres produced by other agave species. Also the henenquen liquour is made out of this species. It is frost hardy to about -5 C or even less.
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