Nursery Image of Agave americana

Century Plant in our nursery.

Landscape Image of Agave americana

View of Century Plant
in established landscape.

Lot #1:  Quantity: 66;   Container: 5 gal pot;   Available On: 2012-08-01;  Unit Price: (Call Us)
  • Botanical Name: Agave americana Common Name: Century Plant
  • Description: Large agave heavily armored with poisonous tips (which may be cut off) grows 4 to 8 feet wide 4 to 6 feet high blossoms in ten to thirty years then dies. Offsets freely over its lifetime.
  • Mature Size: Height: 9 to 12 feet; Width: 6 to 7 feet
  • Seasonality: Evergreen;   Armor: heavy;   Water Requirement: low;   Salt Tolerance: unknown;   Wind Tolerance: high;   Indoor: no;   
    Additional Web Info: http://ag.arizona.edu/pima/gardening/aridplants/Agave_americana.html