Furcraea grow and care – succulent of the genus Furcraea also known as Maguey, Furcraea 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 can be: green, green with yellow or white, leaves are fleshy, grow in rosettes structure, leaf pointed like spear shape with sharp top.
Flower color green-yellow, the flowers grow in cluster on stalk.
Furcraea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Furcraea 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: ? All year, (in cold climate better in the spring) Recommended planting season? Agave snout weevil, snails, slugs Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Dead leaves, dead mother plants and stalk How to prune a Furcraea: 0.5-3m (2-10 feet) the leaves, and the stalk 2-8 m (6-24 feet) Size of the plant? Slow growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Bloom season: Summer : General information about the flower Green-yellow flowers, the flowers grow on stalk in cluster Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Slow growing plants
Leaf plant, Perennial plant, Succulent
Colored leaves, Drought tolerant plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
White leaves, Yellow leaf
Green flower, Yellow flower