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Agave x romanii ‘Shadow Dancer’
Common Name: Century Plant Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

'Shadow Dancer' is a stunning and distinctive, variegated, dwarf century plant. The new leaves emerge pale green with a mid-green border and dark burgundy-red edges. Over time the leaves fade to creamy white. Perfect for container culture. Treat as a houseplant in the winter months in cold regions. A hybrid of Agave filifera and A. mitis var. albicans.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height4-8" Bloom TimeSummer
Spread8-12" FragranceNo
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Stem Colour
Hardiness8-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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