Plant Care Quadricolor Century Plant

Quadricolor Century Plant

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Quadricolor Century Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Quadricolor Century Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Splendida Agave

Taxonomy

Agave lophantha 'Quadricolor'
Agave
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Quadricolor Century Plant

Water

How often to water your Quadricolor Century Plant

Water needs for Quadricolor Century Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Quadricolor Century Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Quadricolor Century Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Quadricolor Century Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Quadricolor Century Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Quadricolor Century Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Quadricolor Century Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Quadricolor Century Plant in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Quadricolor Century Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Quadricolor Century Plant: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Quadricolor Century Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Quadricolor Century Plant

Quadricolor Century Plant

Quadricolor Century Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Quadricolor Century Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Quadricolor Century Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Quadricolor Century Plant has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
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06/07/2021

Likes full sun and doesn’t need a lot of watering.

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