Agave spicata Cavanilles

 



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First Description


Anales de Ciencias Naturales 5(15): 261, 1802




Synonyms


Agave cohniana Jacobi (1866)
    (Hamburger Garten- und Blumenzeitung 22: 321, 1866)




Agave hookeri Koch (1865)
    (Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten 8: 104, 1865)




Agave spicata Gussone (1825)
    (Ind. Sem. (1825) ex Kunth, Enumeratio Plantarum 5: 831 (nom. illeg., Art. 53.1))




Agave yuccaefolia Delaroche (1812)
    (Redouté: Les Liliacées, v. 6: pl. 328, 329, 1812)




Agave yuccaefolia var. caespitosa Terracciano (1885)
    (A. Terracciano: Primo Contributo ad una Monografia delle Agave: 14, t. 4, f. 2, 1885)



Agave yuccaefolia var. spicata (Cavanilles) Terracciano (1885)
    (incorrect name, Art. 11)



Agave yuccaefolia var. viridis Hort. ex Besaucčle







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Basic Data

Subgenus

Littaea

Section

Serrulatae

Diameter

up to 100cm

Inflorescence

Flower Color

greenish-yellow

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many suckers, seed

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Remarks

Known only as a cultivated plant, resembles a Manfreda, according to Gentry in the section "Amolae"

Very distinctive species



 

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