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Agave palmeri Sonoita, AZ

Palmer's Century Plant

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Item #: 5163

Zones: 7a to 10b, at least

Height: 36" tall

Culture: Sun

Origin: United States

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

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This Mesa Garden seed collection of Agave palmeri comes from near the Coronado National Forest east of Sonoita, AZ (southeast of Tucson). The original specimen is described as being a grey-green toothy rosette. Sounds like my cousin Bubba, except for the toothy part. Our plants are still small, but you can expect a 3' tall x 3' wide solitary clump when mature.