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Hedgehog Agave
Scientific Name: Agave stricta Salm-Dyck
Synonym: Agave striata var. stricta, Agave hystrix
Family: Agavaceae
Hedgehog Agave (Agave  stricta) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 13
USDA: 9b-10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 28F (-2C), needs a protected area in Las Vegas

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Heat Tolerance: Excellent

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Central Mexico (Puebla)

Growth Habits: Up to 3 feet in diameter (90 cm), 2 feet tall (60 cm)

Watering Needs: Low water use

Propagation: Seeds

Hedgehog Agave (Agave  stricta)

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