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Deep East Texas, TX
(Zone 8a)

October 19, 2007
11:19 AM

Post #4100196

Very attractive collection of Agave photos and an informative article. I found it interesting even tho this is one succulent I avoid due to my thorn aversion. Thank you.
Denver, CO
(Zone 5b)

October 19, 2007
11:42 AM

Post #4100233

Great article, can you recommend some some mailorder sources for agaves?
Frederick, MD
(Zone 6a)

October 19, 2007
12:20 PM

Post #4100292

Fantastic collection, article and photos. Today, I have learned a great deal - thank you!
Southeast, NE
(Zone 5a)

October 19, 2007
1:51 PM

Post #4100507

Thank you, pb! That is fascinating! I love the perfect symmetry of some of the plants. My favorites were ones you indicated were high dollar. Wonder why that is...


Acton, CA
(Zone 8b)

October 19, 2007
2:58 PM

Post #4100730

You can look up Succulents/cacti in the Garden watchdog... there are a LOT of Agave sources on line. I personally recommend Aridlands.
Melbourne, KY
(Zone 6a)

October 19, 2007
7:45 PM

Post #4101665

I love them! What wonderful pics--some resemble giant "hens and chicks"! I have a small one who's pic I need to put on Plant ID. Thanks for the fascinating article.
Marshall Islands
(Zone 11)

October 19, 2007
8:32 PM

Post #4101761

Fascinating and beautifully done! Great article full of information. Thank you!


Milton, MA
(Zone 6a)

October 19, 2007
10:45 PM

Post #4102200

Echoing shari! I've seen these in the West and South, and in Other People's houses. Great photos!
Santa Fe, NM

October 20, 2007
12:18 AM

Post #4102506

Nice article. Great photos. I have a couple of Agaves and now I want more!
Denver, CO
(Zone 5b)

October 20, 2007
12:29 AM

Post #4102527

Thanks for the recommendation. Awesome site!
Newport News, VA
(Zone 11)

October 20, 2007
12:55 AM

Post #4102592

How beautiful! Wish I could grow these.
Ewing, KY
(Zone 6a)

October 20, 2007
1:16 AM

Post #4102658

Geoff great article. I learned allot but more so about you. I didn't know you where a Veterinarian the plant collector I knew. lol

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