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Agave americana ssp. protamericana

Common name century plant; American aloe
Family asparagaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z8-11)
Flowers yellow (spring)
Size 3' (24' in flower)
Light sun
Cultural notes well-drained soil; drought-tolerant
From seed germinate at room temperature with exposure to light
detailed seed-starting info below

Large agave native to Texas

In our garden, this plant grows in the following areas: left fence nursery area

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '23/'24 exchange. Baggy 70F with light (100%G, 10d)

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