The plant is potted in 4 inch plastic Pot
Description for Agave Lophantha, Ghaypat
Commonly mistaken for cacti or aloe plants, Agave is a separate genus with very distinct features. Native to the southwestern United States and Mexico, there are over 200 species of Agave plants.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Agave species||Light grayish green to yellow.||Not defined||Up to 2 feet.||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
In partially shaded areas, this plant can be used as a focal point in a desert garden, or in groups as a barrier. The saw-like flat leaves grow from a dense rosette base and spiral outwards.
|Full Sun||Well-drained soil||Medium||20 to 35 degree C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Agave Lophantha
- These plants are susceptible to root rot due to overwatering, so water carefullyâ€”too much moisture will kill them.
- Only water when the soil completely dries out.
- They require well-draining soil and prefer a sandy cactus soil mix.
Typical uses of Agave Lophantha
Special features: The leaves are used to season meat and other foods in Caribbean, Latin American and Asian cuisines. It is often added to chutneys, a sauce containing fruits or vegetables that is eaten with other dishes.
Culinary use: NA
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
Medicinal use: Used externally, it is very effective on burns and sunburn, as well as a variety of skin diseases (eczema, pruritus, psoriasis, acne) it is extremely constructive and protective.
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Plant received in good packing, but is not similar as shown in web site.Bala
Can be kept in semi shade areasSanjoy Banerjee
Very good plant, very impressive packing, 2-3 leaves were dried. But will give 5 starNomula Jithender
Amazed us with safe and sound deliveryAnnie Kashyap
I have it on my table with a Lucky Bamboo and looks great!Priya
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