Undulating and twisting gray-green leaves give the plant the appearance of an Octopus as the plant matures. A superb tropical landscape or container specimen. Spectacular golden-yellow flowers on 10 to 20 ft. spike after 10 years. Evergreen.
HOW TO GROW AN AGAVE PLANT - requires bright light in order to maintain their eye catching forms. Easy to grow plant that don't require much attention. Agave can last a week or even months without water but still needs to watered even once a week. You can pot an agave in a soil separating the sand and the other part is compost. Fertilizing can be done once a year as it doesn't require that much.
TAKING CARE OF AGAVE - If you intend to plant your agave outdoor, and the sun is too much for this agave to handle or the freezing cold is too much to bear, what you can do is simply protect them with a shade cloth and your agave is all fine
9GreenBox Agave Vilmoriniana - Octopus Agave that you will be receiving in your purchase will is a 2 pack live plant.
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OCTUPOS AGAVE - Originated in the Southwest and Mediterranean climate, but can adapt to other regions and can still grow in pots as long as protected in winter season. Symmetry design of the leaves, curled threads or the undulating striped leaves made it pleasing and an ideal plant for land-scaping designs.Agave plants are also believed to be fire-etardant.Named octupos due to its green narrow leaves that twist back towards the ground making it look like an octupos with over stretching tentacles