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Variegated Fox Tail Agave


A beautiful variegated agave that resembles a large flower. Each rosette has 15-35 large, nearly flat, soft, pale green leaves with bright creamy yellow stripes and smooth margins. Full sun in coastal areas, provide light shade in hotter climates. Frost tender. Good for poolside gardens or containers.

Agave attenuata variegata

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Smooth

Leaf length : 9-27"

Leaf width : 4-8"

Leaf shape : Lance-shaped with smooth margins

Leaf color : Variegated - Pale green and bright creamy yellow

Flower Characteristics

Flower notes : Monocarpic - flowers only once at end of life cycle.

Flower shape : Spike

Flower color : Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 4 ft.

Average size maturity height : 4-5 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 30 to 35 F( Z10a)

Sunset zone : 13, 20-24

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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