Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Rosettes 2 to 4 ft. wide, clumps to 5 ft. wide or more; flower spikes 15 to 20 ft. tall.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Easy Care Plant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Blooms only once after about 10-15 years in the garden
Botanical Pronunciation:a-GAH-vee PAIR-ree-eye
Plant type:Cactus/Succulent
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Sunset climate zones:6 - 24, 26 - 32
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Rosettes 2 to 4 ft. wide, clumps to 5 ft. wide or more; flower spikes 15 to 20 ft. tall.
Foliage color:Silver-blue
Blooms:Blooms only once after about 10-15 years in the garden
Flower color:Purple
Care Information
Provide well drained soil in full sun, away from reflected heat. Tolerates drought; best with some supplemental water during the hot season. Mother plant will die after flowering as new rosettes form to perpetuate the plant.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.