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Variegated Century Plant, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Observed: 31st August 2012 By: David Trevan
Isle of Wight Natural History & Archaeological Soc
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Description:

The amazing Century Plant, Agave americana 'Variegata' with a flower spike up to 9 metres tall!After flowering the original rosette dies back and more plants are produced vegetatively from suckers around the base.
In the Agavaceae family, native to E. Mexico.

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