Shindigger Agave

Schott's Agave

Agave schottii

plant type:
shrub
lifecycle:
perennial
growing season:
NA
cover:
Low

Soil

Acceptable Soil Types:
Loam
Sand
Gravel
Acceptable Soil conditions:

Location

Min elevation:
4000
Max elevation:
7000
Counties: 
Cochise
Graham
Pima
Santa Cruz

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
NA
Germination Overall: 
NA
Germination rate: 
NA
Reproduction: 
NA
Establishment: 
NA

Ecological

Best Suited for these Site conditions:
ColdLow light
Best Suited for these Management goals:
Drought resiliencePollinator habitatWildlife habitat

Additional Information

Commercial availability:
Available from nurseries
NOTES:
sends out offshoots ("pups") which can form colonies or replanted