Agave cerulata ssp. nelsonii (Trelease) Gentry

Attractive member of this Agave group. Has broader and more leaves than the main species. Likes sunny to half shadowy places with lots of wind

© Julia Etter & Martin Kristen

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Basic Data

Subgenus

Agave

Section

Deserticolae

Diameter

up to 70cm

Inflorescence

300-450cm

Flower Color

pale yellow

Flowering Time

Reproduction

suckers, seed

Common Name


Natural Location

Occurrence

Baja California Norte

 

Rocky, sunny to half shadow locations with good drainage


Remarks

At the southern end of the ssp. cerulata there are single plants which look similar





 

Young

Adult

Inflorescence

Flower

Various

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Various

 

 


Indoor Summer

Exposition

sunny to half shady

Watering

plenty


Indoor Winter

Temperature

keep over 6C / 43F

Soil

keep totally dry


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