Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00041970
Taxon: Agave decipiens Baker
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: G. F. Smith   2528   
Date: 1998-06-12
Additional Collectors: E.M.A. Steyn
Locality: South Africa, Pretoria: Willows Area; Along Lynwood Road, at entrance to smallholding, ''Bougain'', Hill slope
-25.766667  28.333333
Habitat: Grassland. Hill slope, Loam soil. Well drained. Full sun. Gentle N facing slope. Roadside, distrubed vegetation
Description: Monocarpic rosulate succulent herb. Rosette 1 m tall. Leaves rigidly spreading, lanceolate. Inflorescence 6-7 m tall, paniculate. Flowers present. Fruit absent. Exotic ornamental, planted at entrance to smallholding freely suckering, not bulbiliferous, non-seeding.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record Id: 57012033-b204-4b8b-be7b-76c511abc61f
Occurrence ID (GUID): 57012033-b204-4b8b-be7b-76c511abc61f
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