Fique plant grow and care – succulent of the genus Furcraea also known as Furcraea andina, Fique plant 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 and growing in hardiness zone 8+.
Leaves color green or variegate green and yellow, leaves are fleshy, grow in rosettes structure, leaf pointed like spear shape with sharp top.
Fique plant flower
Flower color green-yellow, the flowers grow in cluster on stalk.
Fique plant for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Fique plant 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? Yes 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? 1-3m, (3-10feet) the leaves, and the stalk 4-6 m (12-20 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 indoor as houseplant? No Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Bloom season: Summer General information about the flower Green-yellow flowers, the flowers grow on stalk in cluster
Blooming Seasons Flower colors Green flower Yellow flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Leaf plant Perennial plant Succulent Plant Uses Colored leaves Drought tolerant plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9