Agave toumeyana ssp. bella (Breitung) Gentry

Certainly the most attractive Agave of the section "Parviflorae". Very regular, solid form. Stays small thus suitable for pot culture. Difficult in culture. Hard to distinguish from Agave parviflora

© Julia Etter & Martin Kristen

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Basic Data

Subgenus

Littaea

Section

Parviflorae

Diameter

up to 30cm

Inflorescence

up to 150cm

Flower Color

green

Flowering Time

Reproduction

clustering, seed

Common Name


Natural Location

Occurrence

Arizona

 

West-oriented cliff edges, lots of wind, hot and dry in summer, rather humid in winter


Remarks

In habitat similar to Agave parviflora but with more leaves





 

Young

Adult

Inflorescence

Flower

Various

Various

Various

 

 


Indoor Summer

Exposition

sunny to half shady

Watering

moderately


Indoor Winter

Temperature

keep over 6C / 43F

Soil

keep slightly moist


Outdoor

Sun Tolerance

Hydration

Hardiness