Agave ocahui var. ocahui Gentry

Attractive, small to mediumsized Agave without teeth. Belongs to the "cliff hanger" Agaves which are difficult to visit. Suitable for pot culture

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Basic Data

Subgenus

Littaea

Section

Serrulatae

Diameter

up to 100cm

Inflorescence

250-350cm

Flower Color

yellow

Flowering Time

April - May

Reproduction

very rarely suckers, seed

Common Name

Ocahui, Ojahui, Amolillo


Natural Location

Occurrence

Sonora

 

Sharp-edged limestone massifs and vertical cliffs in mountains of volcanic origin, coll in the winter, a lot of water in late summer, lots of wind


Remarks

Very easily to distinguish species





 

Young

Adult

Inflorescence

Flower

Various

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Indoor Summer

Exposition

sunny to half shady

Watering

plenty


Indoor Winter

Temperature

keep over 12C / 54F

Soil

keep moderately moist


Outdoor

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