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Mangave Moonglow

(Mad About Mangave® Collection) This hybrid perennial succulent sports silvery blue-green sword-like leaves that are dotted with purple spots, which appear more contrasting when exposed to longer periods of sunlight. The spiny arms are much less thorny than its agave parent.  Slow growth rate. 

Blooms mid-spring
0.5-1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant 

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Zone Zone 8
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
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Airy spikes of coral plumes with a sweet honey-mint scent, and the foliage is as aromatic as the flower. Very short/dwarf and compact habit.

Blooms from early summer until fall
1-2 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Drought tolerant
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant

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(Pretty Poppers Series) Semi-double blooms that appear to have an ombré effect; the flowers emerge in a variety of pink shades, with petals that fade from white to an intense pink-blush, each with an apple-red centre. They grow on tall, sturdy stems that rise above thin, blue-silver foliage. Compact mounding habit.

Blooms spring to early summer
8-10″ tall x 16-20″ spread
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant
High salt tolerance

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Dense tufts of fine, blue green blades form a compact mound, with upright flower plumes appearing in the summer. The leaves retain their colour all season. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring to mid summer
0.75-1 ft tall x 1.5 ft spread
Heat tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Salt tolerant

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This charming perennial features large round pincushion-like flowers bearing ruby-red petals and white stamens atop tall thin branching stems, and foliage of lightly lobed, deep green leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant

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This perennial features upright stems bearing indigo blue flowers on dark purple calyxes and small green leaves growing in a compact, mounding habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Fragrant

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This deciduous perennial features variegated leaves of gray-green centres and butter yellow serrated edges that fade to pale creamy yellow. In early fall, delicate creamy white buds open to reveal pale pink flowers that are followed by russet red seed heads. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Salt tolerant

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(Mad About Mangave® Collection) This hybrid perennial succulent sports silvery green sword-like leaves, that appear to shine due to their waxy coating, to form a rosette. The rust-lined arms are much less spiny than its agave parent. Slow growth rate. 

Blooms mid-spring
0.5-1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant 

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This large herbaceous perennial features sheaths that overlap to form a stem and large wide green leaves with burgundy undersides and pale-yellow flowers that are followed by inedible fruit.

Blooms mid spring
8-10 ft tall x 6-8 ft spread
HARDY to 20°F (-6.7°C)

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