Plant Care Agave salmiana

Agave salmiana

Taxonomy

Agave salmiana
Agave
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Agave salmiana

Water

How often to water your Agave salmiana

Water needs for Agave salmiana
0.5 cups
every 12

Agave salmiana needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Irondequoit, New York.

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 Agave salmiana

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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

Plant care guide for Agave salmiana in Irondequoit, New York

Irondequoit, New York

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Finding light for None in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Agave salmiana: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Agave salmiana love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Irondequoit, New York ⛅.

Agave salmiana does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Agave salmiana

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Agave salmiana: 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 Agave salmiana after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Agave salmiana is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Agave salmiana

Agave salmiana

Agave salmiana


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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