Provide a well drained soil away from reflected heat. After establishment, can tolerate drought, but looks best with regular watering during the hot season. Mother plant will die after flowering but new suckers from below the rosette perpetuate the plant.
|Botanical Name||Agave desmettiana|
|Plant Type||Cactus & Succulents|
|Light Needs||Full Sun|
|USDA Cold Hardiness Zones||9 - 11|
|Height||3 - 5 feet|
|Special Uses||Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-Round Interest|
|Landscape Uses||Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Seacoast Exposure|