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Variegated False Agave

Furcraea foetida 'Variegata'

Pronunciation: fer-KREE-uh FET-uh-duh
SKU #30914
9-11

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OVERVIEW
Description Large, spineless, variegated leaves make this a striking plant in the landscape. Once the plant reaches 10 to 12 years of age, it will send up a flower stalk reaching up to 10 feet tall, producing large, white flowers. Great for hillsides, xeriscapes, and containers.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Blooms Blooms at full maturity, 10 to 12 years or older.
Mature Size Reaches 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Barrier, Container
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Variegated
Companion Plants Aloe (Aloe); Hens & Chicks (Sempervivum); Yarrow (Achillea); Sedum (Sedum); Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe)
CARE
Care Provide lean to average, well-drained soil. Thrives in full sun to part shade in cool coastal areas; part shade in hot summer areas, away from reflected heat. Drought tolerant once established, but looks best with periodic water in extreme heat. The mother plant declines after flowering; younger rosettes will perpetuate the plant.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.