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Agave bracteosa 'Calamar' - Squid Agave - Agavaceae (The Century Plant Family)
Agave bracteosa 'Calamar' - Squid Agave - Agave bracteosa 'Calamar' looks more marine-like than plant-like with long, narrow, notably spineless, bluish to apple green leaves.
Agave bracteosa 'Calamar' - Agave bracteosa 'Calamar' looks more marine-like than plant-like with long, narrow, notably spineless, bluish to apple green leaves.


 
11cm
Price: $19.99
Zone Hardiness: 7b-10
Light: Loves Sun, Sun, Part Sun
Height: 2-4'
Width: 2-3'
Flower Colour: Yellow

Stock Status:In Stock
Availability: Available this season. Most plants ready to ship in mid to late spring.
Product Code: 4031
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Description Fine Print
 
Agave bracteosa 'Calamar' looks more marine-like than plant-like with long, narrow, notably spineless, bluish to apple green leaves. In its native habit it grows festooned on sheer cliffs so provide it with excellent drainage. After 2-4 years, this species will begin to form offsets and, when they mature, each clump will produce an amazing five to seven foot tall flower spike that resembles a giant yellow bottlebrush.
Details
  • Class: Evergreen
  • Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
  • Flowering Time: Summer
  • Fragrant: No
  • Foliage Colour: Bluish Green, Green
  • Deer Resistant: Unknown
  • Attracts:
  • Habitat: Lightly shaded cliff faces.
  • Geographical Origin: Americas - North America
  • BC Native: No

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