Furcraea parmentieri (Roezl ex Ortgies) García-Mendoza

One of the most impressive tree-like furcraeas occurring only in the cool and alpine regions of Mexico, rare in cultivation

© Julia Etter & Martin Kristen

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First Description


Boletín de la Sociedad Botánica de Mexico 66: 115-118, 2000




Synonyms


Yucca argyraea Trelease (1915)
    (L. H. Bailey: The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture 3: 1305, 1915)




Agave argyrophylla Hort. ex Koch (1862)
    (Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten 5: 199, 1862)




Yucca argyrophylla Hort. ex Lemaire (1863)
    (L'Illustration Horticole 10(6): 43, 1863)




Furcraea bedinghausii Koch (1863)
    (Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten 6(30): 233-235, 1863)




Roezlia bulbifera Roezl (1881)
    (Deutsche Gärtner-Zeitung 5: 154, 1881)



Beschorneria floribunda Hort. ex Koch (1862)
    (Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten 5: 199, 1862)




Beschorneria multiflora Hort. ex Koch (1860)
    (Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten 3: 63, 1860)




Yucca parmentieri Roezl ex Ortgies (1859)
    (Gartenflora 8: 278, 1859)




Yucca pringlei Greenman (1898)
    (Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 33: 474, 1898)




Lilia regia Trelease (1915)
    (L. H. Bailey: The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture 3: 1305, 1915)




Roezlia regia Hort. ex Lemaire (1863)



Roezlia regina Trelease (1915)
    (L. H. Bailey: The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture 3: 1305, 1915)




Lilium regium Trelease (1915)
    (L. H. Bailey: The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture 3: 1305, 1915)




Fourcroya roezlii André (1887)
    (Revue Horticole 59: 353, f. 71, 1887)



Agave toneliana Hort. ex Morren (1863)
    (La Belgique Horticole 13(11): 327, 1863)




Yucca toneliana Hort. ex Koch (1862)
    (Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Befördung des Gärtenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten 5(25): 199, 1862)





Literature


García-Mendoza, A.: Revisión taxonómica de las especies arborescentes de Furcraea (Agavaceae) en México y Guatemala, 2000




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Basic Data

Subgenus

Serrulatae

Diameter

up to 200-250cm

Inflorescence

400-800cm

Flower Color

Flowering Time

Reproduction

seed

Common Name


Natural Location

Occurrence

DF, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan


Remarks







 

Young

Adult

Inflorescence

Flower

Various

Various

Various

Various

Various

Various

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Indoor Summer

Exposition

sunny to half shady

Watering

plenty


Indoor Winter

Temperature

keep frost free

Soil

keep totally dry


Outdoor

Sun Tolerance

Hydration

Hardiness