Calflora
Taxon  Report   10755    
Agave deserti  Engelm.  var. deserti 
Desert agave
Agave deserti var. deserti
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Agave deserti var. deserti
© 2012 Keir Morse
Agave deserti var. deserti
© 2012 Keir Morse
Agave deserti var. deserti, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Agave deserti var. deserti
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: AGAVACEAE  
Genus: Agave
Parent: Agave deserti
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Agave deserti ssp. deserti
More information about  Agave deserti var. deserti
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).