What does american agave mean?

american agave meaning in General Dictionary

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

Sentence Examples with the word american agave

Here grow, among the introduced plants, the coffee tree, the date-palm, the sugar-cane, the banana, the orange tree, the American agave and two species of cactus; and among indigenous plants, the dragon tree on the north-west of Teneriffe.

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