Flower Database

Agave franzosinii cactus

Basic information
Flower Name
Agave franzosinii cactus
Formal Name
Agave franzosinii cactus
Alias
Majestic Agave, Franzosinii Agave
Habitat
Mexico
Morph
grayish-blue succulent plant
Comment
Agave franzosinii cactus (scientific name: Agave franzosinii cactus) is a grayish-blue succulent native to Mexico and belonging tothe family Asparagaceae. It is similar to the Agave americana var. marginata. The thick, long leaves that form large rosettes are pointed and have sharp spines on the leaf margins. It takes more than 20 years for them to bloom. When flowering, it has many yellow tubular flowers that extend 12 meters to the stem.
*) The blue rhododendron (Agave americana var. marginata) is a blue-only succulent with no yellow spots on the Agave americana,Marginata) .
Common name: Agave franzosinii cactus, Scientific name: Agave franzosinii cactus, also known as Majestic Agave, Franzosinii Agave, Living type: succulent; fleshy, spiny foliage; leaf shape: sword-shaped; leaf color: light gray-blue, Leaf length: 2.5-3 m; leaf blade: radial; leaf margin: serrated with spines; Flower inflorescence: panicles; flower color: yellowish-green; flower axle length: 12 m.; flowering: once fruiting in more than 20 years (after flowering, the whole grass dies); reproduction: seed.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Asparagaceae
Genus
Agave
Species
A. franzosinii cactus
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Sword
Leaf edge
Thorn+Serrated
Flowering place
Botanic garden
Color
Green, Yellow
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Height
250  ~ 300  [cm]
Diameter
 ~