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Agave des. 'Joe Hoak' | Joe Hoak Agave

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Family: Agavaceae

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This attractive agave forms rosettes of 2' long leaves which have an overall vase shaped habit. Foliage is fleshy, pale green with yellow and dark green margins. Spines on margin and terminal are reddish brown. This succulent reaches 2' tall and 3' wide. It tolerates full to part sun with low to medium watering. It may be frost sensitive. Beautiful plant for containers. Blooms are infrequent.

Notes: Frost tolerant to 25 F. Alto try Agave desmettiana 'variegata' and Agave angustifolia.

Anatomy

Plant Type

Succulent

Height Range

1-3'

Width Range

1-3'

Flower Color

n/a

Flower Season

n/a

Leaf Color

Dark Green, Light Green, Yellow, Variegated

Bark Color

n/a

Fruit Color

n/a

Fruit Season

n/a

Culture

Sun

Full, Half

Water

Low, Medium

Growth Rate

Moderate, Slow

Soil Type

Sandy, Loam, Rocky

Soil Condition

Average, Poor, Well-drained, Dry

Soil pH

Neutral

Adverse Factors

Thorns/Spines

USDA Zones

8, 9, 10, 11

Sunset Zones

12, 13, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24

Susceptibilities

n/a

Tolerances

Heat

Design

Design Styles

Mediterranean, Ranch, Spanish

Accenting Features

Specimen, Unusual Foliage, Unusual Shape

Seasonal Interest

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall

Location Uses

Entry, Patio, Raised Planter, Swimming Pool, Walkways, With Rocks

Special Uses

Container

Attracts Wildlife

n/a

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