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Agave parryi var. huachucensis
Common Name: Parry's Agave Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

Notes:
Agave parryi var. huachucensis is a dramatic form with bluish-grey succulent leaves held in tight artichoke-like rosettes. One of the most popular and hardy agave species, A. parryi can withstand minus 29 Celsius. In our region protect from winter rain with extremely sharp drainage or overhead cover. Plants bloom once -- around the age of 20 -- but produce lots of pups to keep your clump going!

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Native Habitat:
High rocky outcrops from 1800 to 1950 m.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height2-4' Bloom TimeSummer
Spread2-3' FragranceNo
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun Part Sun Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Stem Colour
Hardiness6b-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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