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Agave lophantha

Walker, Colin (2019). Agave lophantha. New Zealand Cactus & Succulent Journal, 72(2) pp. 15–17.

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Agave lophantha is described in cultivation. It is an architectural species with prominent sharp teeth on the leaf margins, terminal spines and pale green mid stripes on the leaves. A variegated form named 'Quadricolor' is also described with leaf stripes in three shades of green with a broad yellow to cream margin. The plant forms rosettes up to 60 cm in diameter. Its flower spike is up to 4.5 m tall.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 0113-0331
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Keywords: Agave lophantha; 'Quadricolor'; architectural plant
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Environment, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 62311
Depositing User: Colin Walker
Date Deposited: 05 Jul 2019 08:42
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2019 01:36
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