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Manfreda guttata 'Jaguar'
Common Name: Manfreda Family: Agavaceae (The Century Plant Family)

Manfreda guttata 'Jaguar'
Zoom In Photo: Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

This cute succulent from Mexico is an agave relative with flexible, arching, spineless leaves with an undulating ripple to the edges and copious burgundy spots like chocolate chips over a background of bluish green. Pink flowers are popular with hummingbirds. Good drainage and protection from winter rains is recommended. Direct sun required for full colouration. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Alkaline soils on rocky glades and in sandy open woods.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypeTender  Secondary Bloom ColourGreen 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple Bluish Green 
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone7b-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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