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Ixtle de Jaumave
Scientific Name: Agave funkiana C.Koch & CD.Bouché
Synonym:
Family: Agavaceae
Ixtle de Jaumave (Agave  funkiana) Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9A - 11

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50°F (10°C)

Heat Tolerance: Excellent

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Mexico (Hidalgo, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí), at 1000 to 6000 feet elevation (300-1800 m)

Growth Habits: Clumping rosettes, 3 feet tall (90 cm)

Watering Needs: Little water

Propagation:


The fibers from the Agave funkiana have been used to make ropes.

Ixtle de Jaumave (Agave  funkiana)

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