Agave rhodacantha


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About Agave rhodacantha

This stunning, large Agave is native to seasonally dry forests and scrubland the Mexican states of Sonora, Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco, Oaxaca, and Puebla to an altitude of 1000 m. It forms a huge rosette of narrow, rigid, green to bluish green leaves to 2.5 m long that are sharply toothed along the margins.

Mezcals made with Agave rhodacantha: