Queen Victoria's agave
Agave victoriae-reginae
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept moist, while during winter it just should not dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Succulent fertilizer (e.g. N3-P6-K12).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers hot summer (average over 22 °C) and cold winter (average under 15 °C) climates.
pH range 6.1 - 7.8
Acidity preference is not very pH sensitive
Toxicity irritant

Origin

Climate desert

Photo

Names

Other common names Century Plant
Family Agavaceae

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 8 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -12°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • cream
  • green
  • white
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • green