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Agave weberi 'Arizona Star' - Variegated Weber Agave
   
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Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Succulent
Family: Agavaceae (now Asparagaceae)
Origin: North America
Evergreen: Yes
Yellow/Chartreuse Foliage: Yes
Variegated Foliage: Yes
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloomtime: Infrequent
Height: 4-5 feet
Width: 6-8 feet
Exposure: Full Sun
Summer Dry: Yes
Irrigation (H2O Info): Low Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 10-15 F
Agave weberi 'Arizona Star' (Variegated Weber Agave) - Medium sized rosette-forming succulent to 4 feet tall by 7 feet wide with fleshy, spine-tipped blue-green leaves that have a wide marginal pale yellow stripe along the nearly spineless margins. Like the species this plant should have bright yellow flowers on 20' branched stalks at maturity. Plant in full sun to light shade in a well-draining soil. Hardy to 10 F. This selection was made by Tony Avent from a crop of Agave weberi growing at Mountain States Nursery in Arizona. Photo courtesy Tony Avent.  This information is based on research conducted about this plant in our nursery library and from reliable online sources. We also take into consideration observations of it in our nursery of crops, as well as of plants growing in the nursery's garden and those in other gardens we have visited. We will incorporate comments received from others and welcome getting feedback from anyone who may have additional information, particularly if it includes cultural information that would aid others in growing Agave weberi 'Arizona Star'.
 
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