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Agave x leopoldii

This plant is of garden hybrid origin (Agave filifera x filifera ssp. schidigera) and does best in full sun with good soil drainage.  The leaf margins have white curling fibers giving the whole plant a hairy look and the leaf apex has a single spine. Individual rosettes are approximately 1' H. x 1' W. but with time there may be offsets producing a medium sized mound.  Photos by Laurel Woodley

Agave x leopoldii forms large clumps
Agave x leopoldii is a hybrid of garden origin
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Agave x leopoldii
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Cactus Garden