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Agave 'Cornelius'
Common Name: Century Plant Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

Agave  'Cornelius'
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The spectacular wide yellow margins of 'Cornelius' gives this agave its 'wow' factor. This plant forms a 1.5 foot tall by 2.5 foot wide clump of thick wavy blue-green leaves margined by a two inch wide yellow edge at maturity. For full sun in well-drained soils in zones 9 and 10, or for use as a specimen plant in containers.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Garden Origin

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypeTender  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White Bluish Green 
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone9-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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