Furcraea foetida 'Mediopicta'
Flower NameFurcraea foetida 'Mediopicta'
Formal NameFurcraea foetida 'medio-picta'
Morphthe non-cold-resistant large succulent plants and shrubs
Furcraea foetida 'Mediopicta' (scientific name: Furukuraa faetida "Medio-picta') is native to Brazil and is a yellow spotted variety of the non-cold-resistant large succulent plants and shrubs " Furcraea foetida "of thefamily Asparagaceae. It is close to agave of the same family, but it is not so thick. In the whole stock we draw a hemispherical shape. Large, long leaves are sword-shaped and crowded about 50 sheets, light yellow stripes enter the green area, and spread radially at the root. Leaves have sharp thorns. The flower stem height is 6 to 8 m and the conical inflorescences are extended at the tip and white flowers bloom. However, it will wither when it blooms. Leaves can take fiber which becomes raw material of rope.
Common name:Furcraea foetida 'Mediopicta', Scientific name: Furcraea foetida 'Mediopicta', aka: Mauritius hemp , furcraea, Fochida, Place of Origin: Brazil, leaf shape: swordiform, number of leaves: 50, leaf margin: sharp spikes, leaf color: yellow spots on green spot, flower color: white, inflorescence form: conical inflorescence, flower stalk: 8 m, Flower: Withering as it blooms.
SpeciesF. foetida 'Mediopicta'
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Flowering placeBotanic garden
Height100 ~ 150 [cm]
Diameter0.3 ~ 0.4