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 .
Flowers: The flowers vary from green to reddish brown or purple.
Blooming season: July to September. May flowers when mature at 8-10 years.
Cultivation and propagation: It is a versatile and very hardy plant that can be grown in half-shade to full-sun. It can take moderate to severe freezes and is extremely drought tolerant. In winter watering this plant can be done once every 1-2 months, there is no need to mist the leaves. Agave stricta is theoretically hardy to -4° C, particularly when dry - but it is best to avoid severe freezing temperatures.
Heat tolerance: Excellent
|Common Name||Blue hedgehog|
|Flower||Dark purple to dark red flowers|
|Frost Tolerance||20-25° f|
|Hardiness Zone||8a to 10b|
|Scientific Name||Dwarf agave stricta Hedgehog Specimen|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun to part shade|