These are two cute Agave applanata ‘Cream Spike’ pups. This listing is for the two plants shown currently growing in a 2.5” pot. There are beautiful wide cream margins on the leaves of this variegated type of Agave.
This plant ships bare root. It’s a compact type of Agave that can be kept in a pot or planted in-ground. They form striking rosettes as they mature, and offset prolifically, reaching a height of 1-2’ only.
The plant shown is the plant for sale. The size makes it a great plant for succulent and cactus gardens, and it is also a great container plant. Agave don’t need a lot of water, so they do well in terra cotta pots.
This is a live plant that ships bare root (planter pot is not included).
|Plant Details and Tips for Proper Care. Research and observe your plant. Adjust these tips as your zone and plant requires.|
|GROWING SEASONS:||Fall, Spring and Summer|
|USDA Hardiness Zones:||8 - 11 (10 °F to 50 °F)|
|PROPAGATION:||Pups and occasional seeds|
|LIGHT:||Full Sun; Part Sun.
*Transition your plant to sun slowly after transplanting. A few days of bright shade / filtered light and then gradually introduce small amounts of morning sun.
|WATER:||Water when soil is dry to the touch, but do not over water. May rot if too damp. Will require less water when dormant.|
Plant ships bare root.
If you will be experiencing below freezing temperatures, please add a heat pack to your order.
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- Live plants take 3-5 days to prepare for shipping.
- We are currently shipping Monday-Friday.
- It is safe to ship in winter, however we do recommend adding a heat pack if you are experiencing extended freezing temperatures. Heat packs must be added for cold climates Nov - Mar to qualify for the guarantee.
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HOW YOUR PLANT LOOKS
We can not guarantee that your plant will be in bloom or display the same colors as those pictured. Please allow for some variance amongst live plants. Coloration is determined by individual plant, season, environment and/or care conditions (and even your computer monitor can effect appearance of plants in pictures). Note that our photos were also take under ideal natural lighting conditions.
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**Shipping costs are determined by weight and plant size. We do everything we can to keep shipping costs to a minimum for you, ensure our item weight and sizes are correct, and combine for you whenever possible.
Please note we cannot guarantee plant identifications. We give our best effort at accuracy.
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