Agave mitis var. mitis Martius (Hort. Monac. ex Salm-Dyck)

Attractive agave with soft leaves that grows in large groups preferably in limestone

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Basic Data

Subgenus

Littaea

Section

Polycephalae

Diameter

up to 100cm

Inflorescence

up to 200cm

Flower Color

greenish, reddish

Flowering Time

April - May

Reproduction

seed, branching after bloom

Common Name


Natural Location

Occurrence

Hidalgo, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas


Remarks

Very variable species with many names

Cultivated mostly under the name Agave celsii



 

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Indoor Summer

Exposition

half shady

Watering

plenty


Indoor Winter

Temperature

keep over 6C / 43F

Soil

keep moderately moist


Outdoor

Sun Tolerance

Hydration

Hardiness

 

Various

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