Flower Database

Furcraea foetida 'Mediopicta'

Basic information
Flower Name
Furcraea foetida 'Mediopicta'
Formal Name
Furcraea foetida 'medio-picta'
Alias
Habitat
Brazil
Morph
the non-cold-resistant large succulent plants and shrubs
Comment
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.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Asparagaceae
Genus
Furcraea
Species
F. foetida 'Mediopicta'
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Sword
Leaf edge
Thorn-like
Flowering place
Botanic garden
Color
White
Season
Height
100  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
0.3  ~ 0.4