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Agave filifera/Thread-leaf Century Plant, Thread-leaf Agave

Agave filifera / Agave filifera
Tight rosette of foliage with thin threads along the margins of the leaves
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Tight rosette of foliage with thin threads along the margins of the leaves

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Scientific Name: Agave filifera
Common Name: Thread-leaf Century Plant, Thread-leaf Agave
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Flower color: Green
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: This Agave produces a tight rosette of short, blue-green leaves. Like all succulents provide full sunlight and a sandy, well-drained soil. Very drought tolerant and quite suitable for xeriscaping.