- Flower nameAgave angustifolia "margiana"
- Scientific nameAgave angustifolia var. margiana
- Alias斑入り薄葉竜舌蘭, Agave, Century plant, アガベ
- Place of originMexico
- Place of floweringBotanical Gardens
- Flowering season
What is Agave angustifolia "margiana"
Agave angustifolia "margiana" (scientific name: Agave angustifolia var. margiana) is native to Mexico,and is a variegated variant of a succulent plant and tree of Agricaceae family . There is a yellow or white annular ring (margiana) on the edge of the leaf, and there are spinous saw teeth. The stem is short and a large rosette stands up. Flowers rarely bloom, but when flowering, a lot of light yellow tubular flowers blooming like a stick extending from the center of rosettes to a long flower stalk will bloom. After the flowers, the plants will die. It is similar to Agave americana, but it is a dragon orchid of thin leaves (angustifolia). It is cultivated for ornamental use.
Name: Agave angustifolia "Margiana", also known as Agave angustifolia margiana, Century plant, Origin: Mexico, leaf shape: sword or lanceolate, leaf margin: silver white band, spinous saw tooth.