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Agave Filifera

Agave Filifera


20cm - 22cm height / 10cm Pot

SKU: aga002
    • Are you looking to add a touch of exotic beauty to your outdoor space in the UK? Look no further than Agave Filliferum, a stunning succulent plant that thrives in the British climate. With its unique architectural form and robust nature, this plant is sure to become the centerpiece of any garden or patio.

    • 20-22cm in height. 

    • 10cm pot.
    • Agave filifera, also known as Thread Agave or Spider Agave, is a drought-tolerant succulent that can be grown outdoors in the UK. Here are some care instructions for maintaining a healthy Agave filifera plant:

    • Sunlight: Agave filifera requires full sun to thrive. Place your plant in an area that receives at least six hours of direct sunlight per day.

    • Watering: This succulent is adapted to arid conditions, so it is essential not to overwater it. Allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings. During the growing season (spring and summer), water sparingly, about once every two to three weeks. In the winter, reduce watering frequency to once a month or even less, as the plant goes into dormancy.

    • Soil: Agave filifera prefers well-draining soil to prevent root rot. Use a cactus or succulent-specific potting mix, or create your own by combining regular potting soil with perlite or pumice to improve drainage.

    • Temperature: Agave filifera can tolerate cool temperatures but is not frost-hardy. It is best to protect the plant from freezing temperatures. If you live in an area with harsh winters, consider growing the Agave filifera in a container so you can bring it indoors during the colder months.

    • Fertilizer: Agave filifera does not require frequent fertilization. You can apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer formulated for cacti and succulents once or twice a year in the spring or summer. Be cautious not to over-fertilize, as this can damage the plant.

    • Pruning: Agave filifera rarely requires pruning. However, if you notice any dead or damaged leaves, you can trim them off at the base using clean, sharp pruning shears. Be careful to avoid the sharp spines along the leaf margins.

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