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Agave - Xylonacantha aka Saw Leaf Agave

Agave - Xylonacantha aka Saw Leaf Agave


Agave xylonacantha is a succulent plant that forms a usually solitary rosette of thick fleshy triangular leaves with light grey irregularly-shaped spines along the margins and a long terminal spine. The rosette grows up to 1 foot (30 cm) tall and 6 feet (1.8 m) in diameter. Leaves are up to 3 feet (90 cm) long and 4 inches (10 cm) wide. They vary in color from yellow-green, silver-green, and blue-green to olive-green and have a lighter center stripe. Flowers are greenish to pale yellow and appear on an erect, unbranched, up to 11 feet (3.3 m) tall flower spike in spring.



* Picture and information intended only as a guide.  Size and colours of plants will vary, not any 1 plant is exactly the same and minor variations will occur.


** All plants will be posted bare rooted.


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