Agave Americana Variegata, Century Plant
Agave Americana Marginata Variegata, Add Beauty to your Landscape with this accent plant.
Looking for a unique and stylish house plant? Look no further than the Agave Americana Variegata! This beautiful plant has variegated leaves with shades of green, yellow, and white - perfect for adding a pop of color to any room. Agave plants are also known for being low-maintenance, so you won't have to worry about watering or fertilizing them very often. Plus, they're long-lasting - you'll be able to enjoy your Agave Americana Variegata for years to come.
Free Shipping on Select orders, 100% satisfaction Guarantee. Most orders ship within 1-3 days from the day order is received, once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with tracking information. This plant's height is measured beginning at the pot's base.
Plant Hardiness Zones and Specifications
|Grow Zones:||4-7 Patios / 9-10 Outdoors|
|Light:||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Foliage:||Green, Yellow Variegation|
|Uses:||Accent Plant, Complements other plants|
|Characteristics:||Sword-like Thick leaves|
|Soil Conditions:||Prefers well drain organic soil|
|Does Not Ship To:||AZ|
Agave Americana Variegata, commonly known as century plant, maguey, or American aloe, is a species of flowering plant in the family Asparagaceae, native to Mexico, Agave Americana Variegata, It's known for its large, thick, and fleshy leaves that stem from a central crown and extend like swords towards the ends. Agaves are evergreen plants capable of withstanding extreme heat in full sun, are drought tolerant and relatively easy to care. Agave Americana deep blue color with yellow stripe edges set them apart from other exotic agave plants. Agave Americana can adapt to most soil conditions from sandy to rocky types, bring this unique beauty to your landscape and frame entryways or simply set them as focal points in the center of your island settings. The Blue Americana Agave color hue gives homes an inviting and charming look.
My new plant arrived, Thank you for trusting Eureka Farms with your recent purchase, We grow and care for our plants and hope that you will too, our main objective is to ensure a great customer experience and deliver great quality plants for your enjoyment. Plants shipped online are in complete darkness for several days, is normal for plants to stress during this process, before planting allow your new arrival to gradually climatize for a few days to its new environment, humidity levels, lighting and temperatures.
DISCLOSURE - Please note Americana Agave are susceptible to some yellowing and browning of the bottom leaves, this is a natural process as the plant grows and shoots new leaves bottom ones will begin deteriorate gradually, you may prune the frond from the bottom section of its own stem about an inch from the main trunk, this will also help the plant remain vibrant and promote new growth while exposing the main trunk.
PLANTING AND CARE - Planting recommendations, select an area with FULL SUN, Agave Americana are easily grown in a wide range of soils with good drainage, avoid wet soggy soils. Dig a hole approximately twice as wide as your new plant’s root ball and deep enough so that the top of the root ball is parallel with the ground level. Place the plant in the hole and ensure that it is situated upright, use the excavated soil to back fill around the root ball, tamp down to ensure air pockets are eliminated, thoroughly soak with a hose as you fill in the dirt. A 2-3 inch layer of organic hardwood mulch is strongly recommended, it will help retain moisture and discourage weed growth.
LIGHT - Select an area with FULL SUN or Partial Shade
WATER - Agave Americana are very drought tolerant, water once a week during the first two months, once stablished rain water will suffix.
FERTILIZING – No need to fertilize right away, We fertilize our plants during the production phase with slow release fertilizer which can last an additional 2-3 months supplying residual nutrients to the plant. Once you do decide to fertilize You may use a fertilizer formulated for interior plants, preferably a slow release fertilizer 180 days duration, fertilize during spring or fall base on label instructions.
INSECTS OR DESEASES - Here’s another plus, American Agave is not regularly affected by pests, however in the event that scale, mealy bugs, or mites are found to affect the plant, they can be controlled by applying horticultural neem oil that can be sprayed directly onto the insects, A second and third treatment, when using oils, will be necessary. Space out the sprays at 2 weeks intervals to break up the mealybug life cycle.
Plant benefits and key features
• We believe in the power of plants to lift the spirit, calm the mind and clean the air. • Plants can reduce stress and anxiety by spending time close to nature caring for them.
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How do you measure height for Agave plants?
For Agave plants we measure approximate height from the bottom of the pot to the top of the plant.
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