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Mangave 'Purple People Eater' (Mangave)

(Mad About Mangave Series) (UNUSUAL-TROPICAL SUCCULENT) Leaves are a blue-green rosette that are thick and rigid with a reddish-purple tinge. Full sun will bring out a more intense colour. 14″ tall x 24″ spread. Full Sun.


Zone Zone 8
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PPAF

Dark purple, bottle brush-like flower spikes arch outward from a clump of foliage. Foliage is narrow, medium to deep green maturing golden yellow in fall, fading to beige late fall. Spreading clump habit. 2-3′ tall x 2-3′ spread. Full Sun/Part Shade

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White, waxy, nodding, bell-shaped flowers bloom above foliage of glossy dark green leaves followed by bright red berries and forms an attractive groundcover. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
0.5 ft tall x 1 ft spread
Deer and rabbit resistant

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