Agave victoria reginae variegata 'White Rhino'
(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All 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. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)
Agave victoriae-reginae is commonly referred to as the "White Rhino." Expect the winter-dormant plant to grow to a height of 9 inches to 1 foot tall as it matures. This plant’s most distinguishing feature is its long green fleshy leaves with light green edges. It has its origin in Agave and belongs to the Agavaceae family.
The White rhino succulent plant has a fast growth rate.
From autumn to spring, the leaf margins of Agave victoria-reginae variegata are smooth and spineless, and when it blooms, it produces stunning cream to off-white flowers.
Watering and Feeding
Water this succulent plant when the top inch of soil is completely dry in the spring. Too much water can cause root rot or make the leaves pale and flop. During the spring & summer, fertilize every two weeks with a standard liquid fertilizer. Feeding should be avoided in fall and winter.
Agave victoria-reginae grows best in well-drained soil. Use regular succulent or cacti potting soil.
This variety of Agave has a frost tolerance of 0° C (32° F) and belongs to the hardiness zone of 9b to 11b.
White rhino plants grow best in full sun to light shade. A window facing south or southeast is ideal for their growth.
Cuttings, leaves, offsets, and seeds can all be used to propagate the Agave victoria-reginae variegata. This succulent does not require repotting on a regular basis.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Autumn to spring|
|Common Name||White rhino'|
|Flower||Cream / off-white|
|Frost Tolerance||0 °c|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Hardiness Zone||9b to 11b|
|Height||9" – 1'|
|Scientific Name||Agave victoria reginae variegata|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|