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Agave 'Sharkskin Shoes'
Century Plant
Agave 'Sharkskin Shoes'
Code: 7923Family: AgavaceaeGenus: Agave
Plant Type:Perennial
The thick, dark blue-green leaves have a sharkskin-like texture and are accented by a large, black terminal spine. The triangular shaped leaves are of heavy substance and are uniformly spaced, creating a perfect sphere.
Blooms: Rarely Blooms
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 3' tall x 3' wide
Cultural Information
Sun Sun
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Tolerates Dry,Tolerates Sandy,Tolerates Rocky,Prefers Alkaline Soil
Water Use: Drought Tolerant,Low
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 7,8,9,10
Cold Hardy to 0° to 10°F
Features and Benefits
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Evergreen EvergreenFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
Rockery or Alpine Plant Rockery or Alpine Plant
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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