Agave havardiana is a very cold hardy cactus to zone 5 with broad, impressive bluish leaves forming imposing and impressive rosettes.
Agave havardiana is a very cold hardy cactus to zone 5 native to the Davis Mountains of western Texas and into Mexico. It is among the largest of the cold hardy century plants reaching 2-3 feet high and wide with broad, impressive bluish leaves forming imposing and impressive rosettes.
Common Name: Harvard's Century Plant
Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Grassy or rocky slopes and woodlands from 1200-2000 m.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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