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Agave 'Cornelius'
Common Name: Century Plant Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

The spectacular wide yellow margins of 'Cornelius' gives this agave its "wow" factor. This plant forms a 1.5 foot tall by 2.5 foot wide clump of thick wavy blue-green leaves margined by a two inch wide yellow edge at maturity. For full sun in well-drained soils in zones 9 and 10, or for use as a specimen plant in containers.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypeTender Secondary Bloom Colour
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSummer
Spread2-3' FragranceNo
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White Bluish Green
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Stem Colour
Hardiness9-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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