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Article: Introduction to Agaves: Thx from a Newbie - ? Agaves vs Yucca ?

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Houston, TX

October 22, 2007
4:41 PM

Post #4110684

This was one of the first and best informational posts I've read (although I've been admiring the tropical images you have contributed). Thanks for a wonderful overview. A probably dumb question, but I'm just landscaping a bare palette &, with all plants 70% off at the end of Houston's summer, among the great values I found, I bought numerous agaves & yuccas which have some similarities in appearance. Your thoughts on their similarities & differences - also, they would seem like excellent plants to juxtapose, do their cultures mix well?




Acton, CA
(Zone 8b)

October 22, 2007
7:32 PM

Post #4111338

very well indeed... nearly the exact same, though Yuccas, in general, seem harder to rot from overwatering that do some Agaves.

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