Agave History: The word Agave originated from the Greek, meaning noble or admirable. The common botanical name is Century Plant and is a genus of Monocotyledonous Plant, a succulent plant belonging to the ancient family Agavaceae to which it gave its name. Currently in the Asparagaceae family. Spanish explorers introduced Agaves into Europe, where they became popular during the 19th century. Some Agaves are used to make sweetners, syrups and tequila.
Whether you opt for a single Agave specimen plant in a decorative planter or multiple feature displays in your garden. You will no doubt be pleased with the result. Agave’s are the perfect choice for very low-maintenance gardens too, they don’t require much water or attention being a succulent plant. Agaves constantly grow new leaves from the center, keeping these plants looking fresh and healthy throughout the year. Agave’s appear to get better and bigger over time, each year growing around 10% larger. Overtime many have baby Agave plants.
We have put together a small collection of pictures of just a few of the Agave Features we have created for our clients to help inspire you to make your own Agave Features. Check out the picture gallery below.
Our Agave plant service offers clients just the Agave plants at “Wholesale Prices.” However, If required an “Agave Feature” planting service too. You may well be surprised how a group of Agave plants can transform a dead space in your garden into something really amazing.
These fascinating plants come in a wide range of sizes from XS up to XXL. To view our range of sizes available, see our size and price guide below.
Sizes XS to XXL Retail Price SG Price Plant Width
XS = Extra Sml 20 Euros 10 Euros 12cm /16cm
S = Small 50 Euros 25 Euros 25cm /30cm
M = Medium 75 Euros 35 Euros 35cm/40cm
L = Large 120 Euros 60 Euros 45cm/50cm
XL = X Large 150 Euros 75 Euros 55cm/65cm
XXL = XX Large 200 Euros 100 Euros 70cm/80cm
Should you require extra long trunks in order to create your Agave feature please ask.
Free plant delivery within the Costa Blanca North on all orders over 200 euros.
We provide an “Agave Feature” planting service at an additional cost.