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Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia (Mr. Corsi HYBRID) MRN65

Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia (Mr. Corsi HYBRID) MRN65

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Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia (Mr. Corsi HYBRID)

The hybrid Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia, created by Mr. Corsi, is an intriguing combination of two distinct Agave species. Here's a description of this unique hybrid along with some cultivation tips:

Description:

  • Appearance: Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia combines traits from both parent species. It typically forms a rosette of succulent, thick leaves that are arranged symmetrically around a central point. The leaves may exhibit a bluish-gray coloration, which is common in many Agave species, and they may have a slightly curved or lance-shaped form.

  • Size: The size of this hybrid can vary depending on environmental conditions and cultivation practices. Generally, it tends to be medium-sized, with rosettes ranging from a few inches to several feet in diameter.

  • Spines and Marginal Teeth: Agave species are known for their spiky margins and terminal spines. Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia may inherit these traits, featuring sharp, pointed marginal teeth along the edges of its leaves and possibly a terminal spine at the leaf tip.

  • Flowering: Agaves are monocarpic, meaning they flower only once in their lifetime before dying. The flowering period for this hybrid can vary, but it typically occurs after several years of growth. The flowering stalk, or inflorescence, rises tall above the rosette and produces clusters of flowers. Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia may display colorful blooms, adding to its ornamental value.

  • Hardiness and Adaptability: This hybrid inherits the hardiness and adaptability of both parent species. It can tolerate a range of environmental conditions, including drought and poor soil quality. However, it may prefer well-draining soil and ample sunlight for optimal growth.

Cultivation Tips:

  1. Sunlight: Provide the hybrid with plenty of sunlight, preferably in full sun to partial shade. Ensure it receives at least 6 hours of direct sunlight per day for healthy growth.

  2. Soil: Plant the hybrid in well-draining soil, such as a succulent or cactus potting mix. Ensure the soil is porous to prevent waterlogging, which can lead to root rot.

  3. Watering: Water the hybrid sparingly, allowing the soil to dry out partially between waterings. Agaves are drought-tolerant plants, and overwatering can cause damage to the roots. Adjust watering frequency based on environmental conditions and the plant's water needs.

  4. Temperature: Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia prefers warm temperatures but can tolerate some cold. Protect it from frost and freezing temperatures, especially during the winter months. If grown in containers, consider bringing the plant indoors during cold weather or providing frost protection.

  5. Fertilization: Fertilize the hybrid sparingly during the growing season with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer diluted to half strength. Apply fertilizer every 2-4 weeks to promote healthy growth.

  6. Propagation: Propagate the hybrid through offsets or pups that develop around the base of mature plants. Wait until the offsets are large enough to handle before removing them and replanting them in their own containers.

Agave parryi X Agave ovatifolia is a striking addition to any succulent collection, combining the unique characteristics of its parent species. With proper care and cultivation, this hybrid can thrive and become a focal point in gardens or landscapes.

 

Please be aware that since the day we took pictures of this plant, the plant may have grown, and appear slightly different than what you saw portrayed.

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Pot diameter: 32CM

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