meaning of agave americana

agave americana meaning in General Dictionary

commonly cultivated United states monocarpic plant with greenish-white blossoms on a tall stalk; blooms only after ten to 20 years then dies

Sentence Examples with the word agave americana

The most familiar species is Agave americana (see fig.), a native of tropical America, the so-called century plant or American aloe (the maguey of Mexico).

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