Though an old friend to the local Mixtec people of Western Oaxaca, Agave gypsicola is brand new to science & cultivation.The Mixtec refer to the plant as ‘Senizo’ or ashen, referring to it’s bluish-white to silvery color, though green plants do exist within the population. Agave gypsicola is a solitary, non-offsetting, soft leafed, bold silver agave that will be a standout in any landscape. Truly an extraordinary new member to the genus, Agave gypsicola grows to be approximately 4′ tall & 4-5′ wide. Plants in picture are in a 5″ pot & will be shipped bare root.
A. gypsicola photo #2 with César: Kelly Griffin