During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Hedgehog Agave Plant - Sun/Shade - Indoors/Out - Agave geminiflora
Grows in sun or shade
Water when dry
Easy to grow
Grows very symmetrical
The Twin-flowered Agave grows very symmetrical, in a 3' by 3' rosette shape. The leaves are dark green in color and are smaller than most Agaves at 1/4" wide. Unlike most Agaves the leaves on this one are not spiked. Twin-flowered Agave can be grow in full sun or shade. When in full sun the leaves will be stiff, when in shade the leaves will be a bit more relaxed. Like most desert plants this Agave prefers a well drained soil and can survive with little water. Agave geminiflora will experience some frost damage at 25 F, in colder climates it is best to plant in containers that can be moved to protected areas in the winter or simply grow as a house plant.
Hardiness: USDA Zones 9-10
Plant Use: Shrub or House Plant
Exposure: Full Sun to Shade
Water Requirements: Water when dry.