Agave- Foxtail

Agave attentuata Open Pollinated

  • Succulent perennial to 100cm
  • Tolerant of drought, heat and coastal conditions
  • Suited to growing in containers

Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

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'Agave- Foxtail' seeds

Agave attentuata

  • Succulent perennial to 100cm
  • Tolerant of drought, heat and coastal conditions
  • Suited to growing in containers

A succulent perennial growing to 100cm with a rosette of fleshy silver-green pointed leaves growing up to 120cm wide. The large flower stems that give this agave its common name appear on mature plants in summer. The flower stems can grow up to 300cm tall, are covered in yellow-green flowers and grow in a graceful arch.

Suited to growing in rock and dry gardens, coastal conditions, as an accent plant in beds and borders or in containers. Plants are drought and heat tolerant and low maintenance. Also known as 'Fox Tail', 'Lion's tail' and 'Swan's neck' agave.

Seeds per gram: 240
Product code: I1-08

Quick Sowing Guide
Method Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 1mm
Season Spring and summer
Germination 10-14 days @ 24-30°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost Hardy Perennial
Plant Spacing 100cm
Plant Height 100cm
Position Full sun, well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 2 years

*Notes: Do not overwater.


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