• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Slow growing 1 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide; flower spike 4 to 7 ft. tall.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Drought Tolerant
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Blooms only once after about 10-15 years in the garden
    Landscape Uses:
    Landscape Uses
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:a-GAH-vee brak-tee-OH-suh
    Plant type:Cactus/Succulent
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slow growing 1 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide; flower spike 4 to 7 ft. tall.
    Special features:Deer Resistant, Waterwise
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Blooms only once after about 10-15 years in the garden
    Flower color:White
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide a well drained soil away from reflected heat. After establishment, can tolerate drought, but looks best with occasional summer watering in hotter inland areas. After flowering, mother plant will die, and young suckers formed below the rosette will perpetuate the plant.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.