Scientific Name: Agave filifera Form: Round
Common Name:threadleaf agaveTexture:Medium
Family Name:AsparagaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant, Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Mexico Hardiness Zone:Zone 8a: (-12 to -9.5 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Leathery, Parallel venation, Glabrous, Lanceolate, Linear, Spinose
Flowers: Cyme, (Spike-like), Pink, Dark-red, Green-yellow, Jan- Nov- Dec
Fruit: Capsule, Brown
Exposure: Sheltered, Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Indoor plant, Small garden/space, Accent plant
Key ID Features:Leaves basal, lance-shaped, up to 25 cm long with white threads and a terminal spine.