Still one of our all time favourite plants, originating from Mexico. Multiple rosettes of large, sharply pointed, grey-green leaves emerge from a stem that often lies flat across the ground. As each rosette of leaves matures, usually after 4 to 5 years, an amazing floral spectacle emerges in the form a flower spike 3 metres or more tall.
|Foliage||blue-green & variegated|
|Shape||rosette Diameter: 2m (6 feet) High: 8m (25 feet)|
|Watering in rest period||sparingly|
|Watering in active growth period||plentifully|
|Temperature in rest period||min 10°C max 13°C (50-55°F)|
|Temperature in active growth period||min 16°C max 24°C (61-75°F)|