Post "Winter" Rain - Random Agave pics ...

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Post "Winter" Rain - Random Agave pics ...

Post Number:#1  Postby DesertDweller » Wed Jan 10, 2018 3:42 pm

Decided my archive was due for an update, so I took a few (hundred :red: ) photos earlier today. Here's a few nice ones I thought I'd share.

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A. horrida
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A. rzedowskiana
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A. kavandivi
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A. schidigera 'Shira ito no Ohi'
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A. multifilifera 'Starshine'
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A. utahensis ssp. utahensis
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A. murphyi MP ('Turner')
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A. 'Red Margin'
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Still not 100% sure what this is, but like the wide leaves:
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A. asperrima x (?)
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A. asperrima x (?)
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A. asperrima x (?)
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Whatever this one is, still plodding along with a couple pups in there, hope to get more:
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A. nickelsiae x (?)
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Re: Post "Winter" Rain - Random Agave pics ...

Post Number:#2  Postby DesertDweller » Wed Jan 10, 2018 6:20 pm

Some more:

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A. lechuguilla
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A. gentryi
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From PDN, this oddball has grown stupid fast and refuses to slow down. Bizarre, but impressive:

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A. 'Hacksaw'
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A. 'Hacksaw'
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I didn't originally like these, but have come to appreciate their hardiness:
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A. 'Kichijokan'
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A. 'Kissho Kan'
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A. 'Kissho Kan Nishiki'
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A. 'Desert Diamond'
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Some little things:

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A. 'Mateo' offsets
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Various offsets
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Re: Post "Winter" Rain - Random Agave pics ...

Post Number:#3  Postby Azuleja » Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:24 am

Nice plants! Thanks for sharing pics.
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Re: Post "Winter" Rain - Random Agave pics ...

Post Number:#4  Postby Gee.S » Sat Jan 13, 2018 4:39 pm

Yeah, I like to get rain shots, too. Lookin' great!
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Re: Post "Winter" Rain - Random Agave pics ...

Post Number:#5  Postby Bananaguy » Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:48 am

Great looking collection you have and all nice and healthy.
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