Vanzie Whale's Tongue Agave
Agave ovatifolia 'Vanzie'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
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- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||a-GAH-vee oh-vay-tih-FOH-lee-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 3-4 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Blooms once at full maturity, 10 to 15 years or older.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Barrier, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Poolside, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
Thrives in lean soil with excellent drainage.Tolerates drought but looks best with some supplemental water during the hot season. Avoid reflected heat. Forms new rosettes which may be divided or left in place to form a large clump.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 9