Common Name:Â Dwarf Butterfly Agave, White centered Thunder, Century Plant
Botanical Name:Â Agave Isthmensis 'Ohi Raijin Shiro Nakafu'
Other names:Â Agave Isthmensis Mediopicta
Â This miniature, compact plant, having interesting names like - Dwarf Butterfly Agave, White centered Thunder, Century Plant, is one rare variety of succulent. It is made up of an individual rosette of powder-gray-green leaves, spreading upwards like an awakening flower. It is hardy & draught tolerant since it is used to growing in hot, dry areas of southern Mexico on rocky coasts & cliffsides. It also produces many offsets that you can use to propagate your garden area. Overall itâ€™s a very interesting plant. In Mexico, it is used to make Tequila. But you can just keep it indoor as it looks brilliant in containers because of its small size & compact structure.
Growth Habits:Â Up to 12 inches
Soil Requirement;Â Â Well Drained Soil, Coco Peat
Watering Schedule:Â Once in a week
Light condition:Â 4 â€“ 5 hours of indirect sunlight
Ideal Temperature:Â Anywhere between 10 - 32 degree Celsius
Repotting instructions:Â This succulent does not require frequent repotting.
Suitable Locations:Â Indoor locations like Balcony, windowsill, work tables, rock garden, etc.
Â â€¢ This plant can easily tolerate draught situations but will not survive frequent overwatering. â€¢ Try to keep this plant in near a sunny window. Strictly avoid dark areas. This succulent will not grow properly if it does not receive adequate sunlight. â€¢ If you notice patches of discoloration, ranging from light brown to black, your succulent has likely been sunburned and will need to be moved at some other spot. â€¢ Always use well-draining soil comprising of large particles such as sand, gravel, and bark. â€¢ Stay a little careful if you have dogs and/or cats at home as the leaves are mildly toxic for consumption.