Agave nickelsiae

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Agave nickelsiae ????
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"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

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another nickelsiae
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"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

"Some talk the talk, others walk the walk, but I stalk the stalk"
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From the Hollygate Cactus Garden in southern England, now sadly defunct.
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What's going on with this name?
"The plant list" gives Agave nickelsii as correct name and don't know A. nickelsiae.

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Old name was A. ferdinandi-regis, and the Plant List listing looks like a goof.
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Agave
"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

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See Post #1, Pic 2

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"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

"Some talk the talk, others walk the walk, but I stalk the stalk"
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Surprise! My wife is unhappy - this may be the only agave she likes.
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I also have one blooming, right in step with yours.
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"American aloe plant," 1797, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at".

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