Agave cornelius


Description: 

It is grown for the nice color contrasts in its leaves. A wonderful container plant that brings visual interest to the landscape. Protection is needed when grown in the upper part of zone 8 and higher. Flowers are yellow-green and occur infrequently and only once on a plant.

Synonym: Agave americana -v- marginata f. monstrose

Plant Details
USDA Zone Information: 
8-11
Family: 
Agavaceae
Flower : 
Yellow green
Ideal Light Conditions: 
Sun
Ideal Water Conditions: 
Moderate in summer, dry in winter
Speed of Growth: 
Slow
Mature Height: 
2ft
Mature Width: 
4ft
Latin Name: 
Agave cornelius
Common Name: 
Dwarf Variegated Century Plant

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