Vanzie Whale's Tongue Agave
Agave ovatifolia 'Vanzie'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
|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.|
|Key Feature||Easy Care Plant|
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