Agave Guiengola Creme brulee
(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
Succulent Agave guiengola 'Creme Brulee' is a native of Mexico belonging to the Agavaceae family. Its common name is Creme Brulee Century Plant. The plant grows as rosettes reaching a height between 90 and 120 cm. It is a soft and fast-growing succulent with silvery-bluish leaves. The plant is winter-dormant and is slightly frost-hardy. Between spring and summer, the plant bears inconspicuous yellow flowers. The plant should not be exposed to direct sunlight. It should instead be kept in filtered dim light.
The Agave guiengola 'Creme Brulee' is a fast-growing plant.
The Creme brulee plant blooms between spring and summer into inconspicuous yellow flowers.
The plant should be watered regularly but should not be soaked in water. During the winter season too, water the plant a little.
Grow the plant in well-draining porous soil.
This is a slightly frost-hardy plant with a hardiness zone of 8b.
The plant grows well-filtered and shaded light.
Basal offsets are the best for propagation.
Do not expose the plant to direct sun as there are risks of the plant burning up. The soft color pallet of the Agave guiengola 'Creme Brulee' makes it an excellent choice for landscaping.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Spring to summer|
|Common Name||Creme brulee agave|
|Flower||White with green veins|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Scientific Name||Agave guiengola creme brulee|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun to partial shade|