Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen

Agave Potatorum Variegated Kissho Kan Butterfly

This plant is shipped Bare root. Our specimen category are plants that are grown in different ways, some of them are grown in pots, some are grown in trays and other are grown directly in our fields, that is why we will ship them bare root.All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout .

Agave Potatorum ‘Kissho Kan’ is commonly known as “Butterfly.” This succulent plant has green and white fleshy leaves with a pointed red dwarf shape which makes it more adorable. A native of Mexico, this winter-dormant plant reaches up to 2 feet in height and belongs to the Asparagaceae family.

Growth Rate

The Agave potatorum variegated is slow-growing.

Flowering

Beautiful purple or pink-colored flowers bloom in the season of Late autumn to winter.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

This lovely plant needs to be watered frequently every 4 to 5 days during the first month or two. Once it is rooted properly, water it 2 to 3 times in the summer. Avoid overwatering.

Soil

Butterfly plants need well-drained soil including gravelly or sandy. Avoid heavy clay as it will destroy the succulent.

Hardiness

Agave ‘Kissho Kan’ belongs to the hardiness zone of 9b to 11b and has a frost tolerance of -4° C (24.8° F).

Light

This unusual plant needs partial sunlight to grow properly.

Propagation

The best method to propagate this houseplant is through offsets or by collecting seeds from the flowers.

Agave Potatorum Variegated ‘Kissho Kan’ is a perfect choice for an apartment or garden. If you don’t want to work much on plants then it is the ​​perfect choice for your balcony. 




Blooming Season Mid to late winter
Common Name Butterfly agave
Dormancy -
Family Asparagaceae
Flower Green
Frost Tolerance -10°C
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9-11
Height 1' – 2'
Origin Japan
Pot Size 6 inch
Scientific Name Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen
Shape Dwarf
Sun Exposure Full sun
Customer Reviews
5.0 Based on 1 Reviews
5 ★
100% 
1
4 ★
0% 
0
3 ★
0% 
0
2 ★
0% 
0
1 ★
0% 
0
Write a Review Ask a Question

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
DC
10/20/2020
David C.
United States United States

Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen

GREAT LOOKING PLANT.THE LARGE PLANTS ARE REALLY NICE.THE OTHERE A SOMETIME TO SMALL TO LIVE. NO ROOT SYSTEM. THEY USE TO REPLACE BUT NOT ANY MORE

Agave Kissho Kan Variegated Large Specimen

1 review

SKU: 1229

Regular price $ 49.99 Save Liquid error (product-template line 189): Computation results in '-Infinity'%
/
Shipping calculated at checkout.


Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.