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Joe Hoak Agave

 

'Joe Hoak' is an attractive, small to medium-sized agave with gracefully arching foliage. The variegated leaves are finely striped with pale grey-green and cream in the center and outlined with a yellow and a dark green stripe. The small, widely spaced teeth along the margins and the 1/2 inch terminal spine are reddish brown. Looks great in containers or in the ground. Remove the suckers to highlight this plants beauty and form.

Agave 'Joe Hoak'

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Fruit Characteristics

Fruit edible :Yes

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf length : 24"

Leaf color : Variegated - Grey-green, cream, yellow, dark green

Flower Characteristics

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

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 3-4 ft.

Average size maturity height : 2-3 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone :  25 to 30 F (Z9b

Sunset zone : 13, 20-24

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Under oak trees : Yes

Barrier plants : Yes

Seashore conditions : Yes

Oak root fungus resistance : Yes

Hummingbirds : Yes

Hedges and screens : Yes

Frost tender : Yes

Fragrance : Yes

Erosion control : Yes

Drought tolerant : Yes

Deer resistant : Yes

Butterflies : Yes

Colorful fruits and berries : Yes

Birds : Yes

Autumn foliage color : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

Allergenic plants : Yes