Agave multifilifera is related to A. filifera and also has chalky white markings on the leaves but with more curling white hairs on the leaf edges.
Agave multifilifera is related to A. filifera and also has chalky white markings on the leaves but with more curling white hairs on the leaf edges forming impressive rosettes. It forms medium-sized to large rosettes up to 3 feet tall and wide. It hails from the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Durango, and Sinaloa at high elevations.
Common Name: Chahuiqui Century Plant
Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour: Pink
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Grassy or rocky slopes and woodlands from 1200-2000 m.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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