Manfreda virginica


Virginia Agave

This unusual native will provide architectural interest to your garden while attracting hummingbirds. Basal rosettes of flat, thick, lance-shaped, dark green leaves give way to 4-5’ flower stalks with spikes of fragrant, yellowish-green flowers that bloom all summer. Wow! Try planting in a large group with grasses for an impressive display!

Full-part sun. Height 3-6’ in flower, foliage 6-8”. Spread 3-4’. Drought tolerant. Will grow in shallow, rocky soil. Zones 6-9.

4” pot