Agave potatorum Cubic growing succulent leaf plant of the genus Agave also known as Century plant, Agave potatorum Cubic perennial evergreen plant, the plant dies after the bloom and the young plant grow instead and also used as ornamental drought tolerant, can grow in desert, subtropical, mediterranean, tropic or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.

Leaves color green, leaves are fleshy, the leaves grow in rosettes structure, the leaf spiny pointed in the spear shape or rhomboid, spines in the edge, spines color red.

Agave potatorum Cubic flower

Flower color is yellow or green the flowers grow as umbel on stalk.

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Requirements for Agave potatorum Cubic 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?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

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?
20-80cm (8-32 inches) the leaves, and the stalk 3-6m 10-20 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:

General information about the flower
Yellow – green flowers, the flowers grow as umbel on stalk

Pollination is done by:
Moths bats, sunbird, hummingbird

Scientific name:

Agave potatorum


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