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Agave americana variegata - Garden Plants - Rare Plant Research

I can look around my garden and spot so many (loved) plants I've purchased during this event. Mr. Big, my Agave americana variegata…

Agave utahensis v. kaibabensis. danger garden: Rare Plant Research Open House, a decade of fun!

Mr. Big is an Agave Americana 'Variegata' and he is a survivor. I bought him at Rare Plant Research in 2007.

My picture, but not my plant. Alas! I just potted my start up

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A Spanish gardener recently sent plant lust a few images of her huge Agave Americana Variegata Stricta. I asked her for permission to post them here on my ...

Agave americana variegata

Agave americana Plant Catalogs, Succulents, Bloom, Summer, Plants, Garden, Cactus

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Agaves For the Texas Panhandle

I'm going to miss my toothy Agave potatorum, shown here beginning to form a bloom spike. When an agave flowers, it is not a happy event, unless you've been ...

She lives in Altea la Vella, Alicante, Spain and estimates these plants are 30-40 years old.

Agave americana 'Marginata'

Lg. Giant Steel Blue Agave Plant (agave americana sp)

Agave filifera subsp. schidigera (left), Agave desmettiana 'Variegata' (center top), and Aloe striata (right). The highest parts of this mounded bed are ...

A few agaves.

This Agave americana 'Medio-Picta will stay in a pot, a pot with

My agave's blooming.

Agave americana inside the greenhouse View print quality image ...

agave americana century plant | Agave americana, Century Plant, Blue Agave, American Aloe

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Rare Plant Research open house this weekend!

Agave americana 'Marginata aurea' (American Century Plant) in the Playa area of

Agave americana marginata at Rare Plant Research in Oregon

The century plant is an agave well known for its rare bloom.

Agave 'Blue Glow' (left) and Agave victoriae-reginae (right) hiding under the leaves of a ponytail palm (Beaucarnea recurvata)

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Agave americana variegata

The flowers of Aloe 'Moonglow' look fabulous next to the variegated agave.

Agave: Another of Mexico's Gifts to Gardeners

Agave americana 'Junction'

VARIEGATED CENTURY PLANT ( Agave Americana var. marginata ) It produces a flower stalk only

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This was a beautiful Palo Brea tree. Unfortunately, it was 'topped' in order for the homeowner to preserve their view of the mountains.

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... have much give before snapping. Agave americana var. medio picta, Variegated Century Plant.

Lovely flowers on Aloe hereroensis.

An agave in Jeanne Meadow's garden a year after being treated for active snout-weevil infestation. The weevil had consumed part of the core, ...


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Agave Attenuata

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Agave americana (Century Plant)

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Agave americana, the most common agave in the Southwest, has the common name “century plant” because it supposedly takes a century to bloom.

In this last view of this spectacular garden, we see a California Pepper tree (Schinus molle), which is quite familiar to Californians.


The big green agave at left is likely a hybrid of A. salmiana; at right is A. franzosinii. In the foreground is what Jeanne Meadow calls “snout-weevil ...

Allium altaicum 'Bone Head'|Juniper Level Botanic Garden|Chris Hardison

Yellow sweet clover (Melilotus officinalis) and pink-flowered tuberous-rooted Jerusalem sage

Common garden rhubarb, Rheum rhabarbarum, is a member of the Polygonaceae family. It is an herbaceous perennial vegetable that sprouts from short, ...

Over 500 Species of Aloe, Some Have Been used for OVER 4000 YEARS, ALL are Listed as Endangered! | Crazy Plants For Crazy Critters!

Yucca gloriosa 'Variegata'

Agave Americana - American Yucca Plant

Here's my (tiny) haul from Xera; Two Eryngium giganteum 'Miss Wilmott's Ghost', which Greg said should bloom this year since they're last years plants ...

Aloe vera (Small) - Succulent Plant

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5x Kalanchoe Fedtschenkoi “Lavender Scallops” variegated - Seedlings - Succulent

Agave 101, Part B: Selected Large Species Variegated ...

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Photo of Desert Foothills Gardens Nursery - Cave Creek, AZ, United States. A

Aloe variegata, Aloe karasbergensis & Agave americana amongst our garden plants.

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Agave americana 'Marginata' (Variegated Century Plant) → Plant characteristics and more photos

Desert Garden

2014 Rare Plant Research Open House

While we're on the subject of plants for sale, you have to see the tables of little succulents they had – such cuteness and oh so colorful!

Plant Collections | Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens | Pittsburgh PA

A fresh cut bouquet of Agave lopanthana 'Quadricolors'! Doing some spring cleaning to

There are many species of agave. We're not sure how many kinds were used by the Native Americans. (MABurgess photo)

Stunning, flawless, budding hyper rare American Century plant, agave Americana, at the

Orchids grow at the Color Point wholesale greenhouse in Granville, Illinois.

But even smaller agaves provide interest, espe cially when in dramatic flower.

Agave parryi ssp. huachucensis 'Excelsior'

Agave lophantha, Ghaypat - Succulent Plant

Re-blooming Poinsettia This Fall

The Jamison garden, with its cottage ambiance, provided a winding path along the sides and the back of the garden. Filled with ephemera, water features, ...

Aloe x 'Wunderkind'

In 1947, a New York court ruled that rhubarb, a vegetable, would be considered a fruit for the purposes of “regulations and duties,” since in the U.S. it ...

Same two agaves from a lower perspective. Even though it may not look like much, the overhanging leaves do provide shelter from the rain, cold and sun.

Rapture Day at Rare Plant Research

If you think the flower spike of the American agave looks like a giant asparagus spear, you're on to something. The plant ...

'Apricot' closeup the importance of background mixed garden placement cool weather flared, pendant, soft apricot colored flowers with reddish sepals, ...

Before retracing our steps along the length of the fence and entering the front, private, garden... Agave ...

Century Plant

Garden Design with Tradescantia pallida, Setcreasea pallida, Purple heart, Purple with Purple Heart

"Once, ownership of this banana was restricted to Hawaiian royalty, but today anyone can own one. Despite its widespread release, Musa 'Ae Ae' is still one ...

We discussed the ideal placement in my garden and since as part of the privet-lands project I'm getting a new larger (and sunnier!) stock tank "pond" I ...

*Sometimes, you can find more then one agave growing in the same nursery container – that's like getting 2 for the price of 1!

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