Agave attenuata variegata

Agave attenuata variegata growing Succulent leaf plant of the genus Agave also known as Lion's tail, Agave attenuata variegata perennial evergreen plant, the plant dies after the bloom and the young plant grow instead and also used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, subtropical, mediterranean, tropic or temperate climate.

Leaves color green with yellow, the leaves are fleshy, the leaves grow in rosettes structure, the leaf in a spear shape.

Agave attenuata variegata flower

Flower color is yellow, the flowers grow on stalk

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Requirements for Agave attenuata variegata growing and care:

Better frost free, but can survive frost

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

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Recommended planting season?
All year, (in cold climate better in the spring)

Pests and diseases:
Agave snout weevil, snails, slugs

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves, dead mother plants and stalk

Size of the plant?
0.5-2 the leaves, and the stalk 2-6 m

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun (better not to) / Half Shade / Full Shade (can grow but it's not optimal)

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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General information about the flower:
Yellow flowers grow on stalk

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