Agave Americana.
Agaves are amazing exotic, extremley drought tolerant plants. Native to Mexico and the North, Central and South of the United States, they are a very popular ornamental plant in the UK.
The Agave Americana is easy to grow and cold hardy down to -8 degrees given free draining soil. It is one of the most dramatic and stunning agaves. It's thick fleshy grey-green arching leaves are arranged in rosettes and typically have spiney margins and a sharp terminal point.
Great for exotic gardens, it's bold silhouette makes a wonderful architectural centrepiece. 


These are exceptional quality. Photo 1 shows some of the actual plants in stock now. 

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  • Latin Name: Agave Americana

    Common Name: Century Plant, Maguey, American Aloe, Agave Spectablis .

    Native to: Mexico, Arizona, Texas.

    Hardiness: Hardy to -9 and extremely drought tolerant.

    Growth: Succulent. Large rosettes of arching grey/green, fleshy leaves, with spiney edged margins and terminal point.  

    Sun: Sun/partial shade.

    Exposure: Any

    Soil: Well drained, plenty of gravel.

    Moisture: Water very little. Dry in winter. 

  • Available for Delivery Now.


    All plants have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

The Palm Tree Company

  Meadcroft, Clitheroe Rd, Whalley,

             Lancs. BB7 9AD

            Tel: 01254 447964


Affiliated to The British Christmas Tree Company.
VAT no: 195 5833 63


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