Furcraea foetida grow and care – succulent of the genus Furcraea also known as Giant False Agave or American aloe, Furcraea foetida 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 and the variegated verity green with yellow, the leaves are fleshy, leaves grow in rosettes structure, the leaf pointed like spear shape.
Furcraea foetida flower
Flower color green, the flowers grow in cluster on stalk.
Furcraea foetida for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Furcraea foetida 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 foetida: 1-2m (3-6 feet) the leaves, and the stalk 4-7m (12-21 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 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