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Agave chrysantha Black Canyon City, AZ

Hardy Century Plant

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Item #: 5172

Zones: 7b to 10b, guessing

Height: 36" tall

Culture: Sun

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.



This Mesa Garden collection of Agave chrysantha comes from Black Canyon City, Arizona (north of Phoenix). The 3' tall x 3' wide grey-green rosettes (similar to A. palmeri) are composed of narrow leaves with small spines along the edge. The leaves on this population are more pointed than typical.