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Agave salmiana (Giant Farox Agave)

Giant Farox Agave

Agave Salmiana

Agave salmiana 'Farox'

Large Agave that forms a natueral rosett pattern, and can put out offsets through underground rhizomes. A single massive flower stalk emerges in the middle of summer and can reach up to 10 feet tall with bright yellow blooms. 


Leaves have sharp spines that require care when handling, and should not be planted too close to walkways. Avoid planting in poorly drained areas. 

Drought Tolerant

Flower Color:

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Height

4-6 ft

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Spread

4-5 ft

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips for Agave salmiana 'Farox'

Interesting Notes


USDA Hardiness Zone 8b

Available Sizes:

Item Description
AGA-FER-24B AGAVE, SALMIANA VAR. FEROX

Characteristics & Attributes

Deer Tolerance
High
Exposure
Full Sun
Full Sun to Part Shade
Habit
Evergreen
Water Needs
Low