Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Agave potatorum 'South Pole'
South Pole Century Plant
Item #: 14293
Height: 6" tall
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
Agave 'South Pole' is 2023 Plant Delights/JLBG introduction of an exquisite sport of Agave potatorum. The small 6" tall x 9" wide clump is composed of blue leaves with a dramatic clear creamy white center. Due to the amount of white tissue, this is a fairly slow growing selection, although it does offset reasonably well.
Flower Color: Yellow/Gold
Leaf Color: Variegated , White/Cream
Bloom Time: Summer
Container Role: Thrillers
Garden Themes: Living Wall , Rock Garden Plants , Southwest Garden Plants
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