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Common Name: Century Plant, Maguey
Plant Family: Asparagaceae
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Hardiness/minimum temperature: Hardy to minus 5 deg. CSun/ Shade: SunPlanting Style: ExoticSuggested Use: Growing in PotsSeason of Interest: All year roundFlower Colour: YellowLeaf Colour: VariegatedHeight: medium (up to 6 feet)Habit/Shape: SpikyEvergreen: YesSoil Type: dry or sandy soilRHS Award of Garden Merit: Yes
A very prickly evergreen plant with fleshy grey green leaves with a creamy margin. A strong architectural plant for desert or exotic schemes. Does well in a large pot where it will get to 1.5m in time. Hardy in mild gardens otherwise move to a greenhouse over winter. Mix in plenty of grit when planting, they need really good drainage
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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);
The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.