Drought Devils - AGAVE AM YELLOW RIBBONS
AGAVE AM YELLOW RIBBONS
Agave americana 'Yellow Ribbons'
Yellow Ribbons Century Plant
A large, ornamental succulent. Leaves are variegated with a glaucous-green central stipe and toothed, yellow margins. Beware the sharp terminal spines. After several years it produces a tall, branched flower stalk. Cold hardy to at least 20 degrees F, maybe less.
USDA zones: 9 - 11
Sunset zones: 10, 12 - 24; H1, H2
Mature size: 4 - 6 feet high and 6 - 8 feet wide
Light needs: full sun or partial shade
Water needs: low water