Agave mckelveyana

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Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#1  Postby Gee.S » Thu Aug 22, 2013 2:33 pm

Agave mckelveyana Gentry (1970)
Deserticolae

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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

"Some talk the talk, and others walk the walk, but we stalk the stalk"
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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#2  Postby Gee.S » Thu Aug 29, 2013 1:20 pm

Agave mckelveyana

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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

"Some talk the talk, and others walk the walk, but we stalk the stalk"
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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#3  Postby Arizona Agave » Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:38 pm

Agave mckelveyana

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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#4  Postby Gee.S » Mon Feb 03, 2014 10:42 am

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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

"Some talk the talk, and others walk the walk, but we stalk the stalk"
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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#5  Postby Gee.S » Fri Feb 07, 2014 3:21 pm

From agavaceae.com: "Rather small Agave which belongs to the not very attractive plants in this family". To each his own. :shock:

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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

"Some talk the talk, and others walk the walk, but we stalk the stalk"
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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#6  Postby Gee.S » Sat Feb 08, 2014 2:48 pm

Habitat shots...

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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#7  Postby Arizona Agave » Sun Feb 09, 2014 4:47 pm

Agave mckelveyana, is one of my favorites, Thanks Ron.
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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#8  Postby Gee.S » Tue May 20, 2014 8:56 pm

Habitat shots from northern Arizona

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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

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Re: Agave mckelveyana

Post Number:#9  Postby Gee.S » Sat Jan 13, 2018 12:20 pm

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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

"Some talk the talk, and others walk the walk, but we stalk the stalk"
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