Agave vilmoriniana

Agave vilmoriniana ("Octopus Agave")

Flower: yellow white

Foliage Color: Green

Size: 4'H x 4'W

Use: Landscape

Hardiness: 25°F

Light Requirements: full sun

Origin/parentage: Mexico but first studied in France (1913).

Propagation: Removal of the extensive bulbils. Seed set is uncommon and erratic in cultivation.

Family: Agavaceae

Notes: This agave is a large, solitary species with long and curving, light green leaves.The base of the leaf is swollen and wide with the rest of the leaves geacefully curve upward hence it's common name.

Collections: Agave, Agave

Category: Agave

Type: Agave