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by sanatic1234
Thu May 27, 2010 7:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: just brought some americana agave seeds
Replies: 14
Views: 685

just brought some americana agave seeds

I thought i would have a go at growing some American agave seeds now that the rest of my seedlings/plants have been planted out. I know have more room to do it all over again. :D
by metalhammer
Sat May 01, 2010 9:31 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Agave nigra
Replies: 15
Views: 1202

Agave nigra

Anybody heard of Agave nigra?,found some at Amulree,god they are gorgeous,only got a terminal spine.Also found Agave weberi,£125,but the cheque book wobbly badly & I nearly succumbed.Depending on how much gets spent on Monday will decide if I have one of the Agave nigra @ £45.




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by dino
Wed Apr 28, 2010 10:20 pm
Forum: Propagation
Topic: Agave Americana pups
Replies: 7
Views: 969

Agave Americana pups

Hi Sorry don't recall a topic on this but can pups from Agave Americanas be seperated and planted up OK?
by MonkeyDavid
Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:52 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Any ideas whats wrong with my Agave Ferox?
Replies: 2
Views: 308

Any ideas whats wrong with my Agave Ferox?

I have an agave ferox which is showing damage to it's leaves. It did the same thing this time last year,one by one the leaves develop a brown dried up patch in the centre leaving a border of about 1" still green around it. only ...
by kata
Fri Mar 05, 2010 8:12 pm
Forum: Cacti & Succulents, (including Yucca and Rock Plants)
Topic: Agave attentua
Replies: 16
Views: 845

Agave attentua

Mine is a lot cleaner on the new growth,

I hav'nt waterd it for ages, when do I begin to water it, do I feed it?

Thanks

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by medjool
Fri Mar 05, 2010 6:32 pm
Forum: Cacti & Succulents, (including Yucca and Rock Plants)
Topic: Agave americana var media picta alba
Replies: 5
Views: 842

Agave americana var media picta alba

Hi Dave Just been offered two varigated agave plants in pots,at least 25 yrs old ,one has a central light coloured stripe and is smaller the other is the normal varigated type and is quite large. The question here is would it be worth paying ...
by dk
Thu Mar 04, 2010 12:52 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Is this really an Agave americana?
Replies: 62
Views: 2639

Is this really an Agave americana?

Six months ago I bought some Agave americana and montana seeds from rarepalmseeds.com, and they germinated within a week. Six months on and they have grown into small succulents... I was pretty surprised by the look of the agave americana ...
by hardwood
Tue Feb 23, 2010 10:29 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Agave americana - originally CACTUS AMERICA topic
Replies: 6
Views: 605

Agave americana - originally CACTUS AMERICA topic

I see this often in Spain, and looking at this website it looks like a few of you grow this cactus in your garden.

Is it easy and ok with the winter? Very attractive to grow at the fron of the house!

Sorry, I don't know much but I like the look of this cactus. Very different!
by kata
Tue Feb 23, 2010 10:18 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Agave Attentua
Replies: 31
Views: 1435

Agave Attentua

Swan's neck plant. It will be missing sun but something else is wrong. Its new top growth is nice till it opens, just before fully opening (unfolds) it has a brown crack at its tip. This carries on and continues to be there as the leaf ages. Its a bought plant off ebay from portugal, supposed to do ...
by Andrew Smith
Mon Feb 22, 2010 10:29 pm
Forum: Cacti & Succulents, (including Yucca and Rock Plants)
Topic: Paul Spracklin visits Mexico - For Agave/Yucca Lovers
Replies: 12
Views: 1987

Paul Spracklin visits Mexico - For Agave/Yucca Lovers

I found this web site which I found very interesting. http://www.oasisdesigns.co.uk/oasisdesi ... mexico.htm Paul has visited Mexico on various occasions and has put many photos on his web site. Some of these photos are absolutely stunning. It is nice to see these plants growing in their natural hab...
by dave2166
Thu Feb 11, 2010 7:09 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: New online Agave & succulent nursery
Replies: 1
Views: 659

New online Agave & succulent nursery

i have recently bought a few Agaves from this operation, he has now branched out into an online based operation

for those into agaves and the like i can recommend them, certainly quality wise it cant be faulted

also got dome nice seed as well as plants

www.selectsucculents.co.uk
by davidjonesUK
Fri Jan 29, 2010 3:39 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: agave americana
Replies: 29
Views: 1683

agave americana

i got a agave americana today for £20 instead of a musa basjoo i tryed to get it but non of the garden centers had it they said they wont have any in until april as it's to tender well at least i got something i like as well. ...
by Pilocas
Thu Jan 07, 2010 10:19 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Agave americana var. variegata - How hardy is it?
Replies: 27
Views: 3082

Agave americana var. variegata - How hardy is it?

How hardy is an agave americana var. variegata? I live in Denmark and I have two agave americana: one var. americana and one var. variegata, both collected as pups in Mallorca almost three years ago. They are both in pots, overwintering ...
by palmhugger
Sat Oct 31, 2009 9:46 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Large hardy Agave for sale on E Bay, Essex area
Replies: 2
Views: 426

Large hardy Agave for sale on E Bay, Essex area

Just seen this large hardy Agave Americana for sale on E Bay in the Essex area, I grow them outside in Midlands with no problem, as been outside for several years unprotected and is 6 foot in pot with leaves 46". If I was closer I would ...
by craigmason
Fri Aug 21, 2009 4:03 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: got some agave's today
Replies: 1
Views: 249

got some agave's today

while looking in my local nursery (new leaf derbyshire) i found some exotic plants for sale i purchased these
Agave americana
Agave parryi
Agave ferox
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