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Agave americana ‘Medio-picta’

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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One of our most sought after plants. Grey green spiney leaves with a broad white stripe through the centre of each leaf. Ht and spread 2m in time. Grows best in bright sun and well drained soil.

Pot SizeTotal Price
0.45 litres

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Plant Finder: about Agave americana ‘Medio-picta’

Common names

Century plant


Agave americana ‘Medio-picta’ (Century plant). This Agave has a less dense rosette of strap-like leaves with a broad, yellow stripe down their centres and which curve back on themselves.


It will prefer an average, well drained soil but will tolerate poor soil and drought.

Interest and use

Greenhouse, indoors, rock garden, medicinal

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Agave americana ‘Medio-picta’ | Ringmer, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Light, Medium
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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