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Agave gracilipes (Slimfoot century plant)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Agave gracilipes

Agave gracilipes Trel.

Slimfoot Century Plant

Agavaceae (Century-Plant Family)


USDA Symbol: AGGR4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep



Growing Conditions

Water Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry

Additional resources

USDA: Find Agave gracilipes in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Agave gracilipes in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Agave gracilipes


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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