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Agave ovatifolia 'Giant'  Giant Whale's Tongue Century Plant

Product Code: Y8-37H00
Ornamental Value: One of a kind
Availability: Out of stock

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Agave ovatifolia is possibly the most amazing Agave there is. Well, we can top even that! This rare form from a high altitude canyon in northeastern Mexico is distinctly larger than the regular Agave ovatifolia and has much more attractive, larger black spines. It also is even hardier to cold.

Cultural Requirements
Sun Exposure Full sun from early age
Light shade when young
Frost Tolerance Severe
Water Requirements Low
Drought Tolerance Yes
Wind Tolerance High
Tolerance of Coastal Conditions Yes
Growth Rate Moderate
Growth Form Perennial Rosette Plant
Ornamental Value One of a kind
Properties Evergreen
Hazards Spiny
Gardening Landscaping
Plant Group Agaves & Yuccas
Botanical Order Asparagales
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