Asparagaceae. An evergreen perennial forming handsome rosettes of spiny-edged, grey-green leaves. Panicles to 8m in length, of greenish-yellow flowers 8cm in length, are produced only by old plants.
Grow in full sun in well drained soil, watering moderately and feed every two or three weeks with a balanced liquid feed. Keep almost dry in the winter.
Ht. 150cm. Mexico. *