Foxtail Agave Attenuata 'Ray Of Light'
Foxtail Agave, Add Beauty to your Landscape with this accent plant
Agave attenuata 'Ray of Light' is a beautiful, low-maintenance house plant that is perfect for any home or office. With its long, green leaves and distinctive foxtail shape, this plant is sure to make a statement. Easy to care for, Agave attenuata 'Ray of Light' is the perfect plant for busy people who want to enjoy the beauty of nature without all the work.
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 Height is measured from bottom of the pot.
Plant Hardiness Zones and Specifications
|Grow Zones:||4-7 Patios / 10-11 Outdoors|
|Light:||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Uses:||Accent Plant, Complements other plants|
|Soil Conditions:||Prefers well drain organic soil|
|Does Not Ship To:||AZ|
Looking for a striking addition to your home décor? Look no further than the foxtail agave Attenuata 'Ray Of Light'. This beautiful plant is native to Mexico and is sure to add a touch of elegance to any room. The 'Ray Of Light' variety is particularly stunning, with its variegated leaves that are shades of green, yellow, and white.
The foxtail agave is a low-maintenance plant that is perfect for busy homeowners. It requires very little watering and can even tolerate periods of drought. It's also resistant to pests and diseases, making it a hassle-free option for your home.
So why not give the foxtail agave Attenuata 'Ray Of Light' a try? You won't be disappointed!
Agave Foxtail is often used as accent plants within the Florida Landscapes. Place it in a main entrance or islands around driveways, this rare and exotic plant will demand attention from everyone that visits.
Care & Maintenance
Before purchasing a Foxtail Agave, read about the recommended care instructions to keep this plant healthy and flourishing.
DISCLOSURE - Please note Foxtail 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 is 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, Blue Flame 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.
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