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Agave deserti var. simplex
Common Name: Desert Agave Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

Agave deserti var. simplex hails from the northern part of desert agave's range in southern California and Arizona and is truly desert-adapted species. It is small to medium-sized and has silver-blue leaves. It is solitary or can make a occasional pups.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Native Habitat:
Sandy flats, rocky outcrops, and gravely or rocky slopes and washes in southern California into Arizon and south into Baja California.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSummer
Spread12-24" FragranceNo
Light Exposure Foliage ColourBluish Green
Soil Moisture Stem Colour
Hardiness7-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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