EPPO Global Database

Agave angustifolia(AGVVI)

Overview
Code created in: 2013-05-04

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AGVVI
  • Preferred name: Agave angustifolia
  • Authority: Haworth

Notes

Mexico, Central America. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Indian subcontinent, South Africa, Caribbean, South America (Ecuador), Australia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Agave aboriginum Trelease
Agave kirchneriana Berger
Agave owenii Johnston
Agave pacifica Trelease
Agave vivipara Linnaeus
Agave yaquiana Trelease
Agave zapupe Trelease

Common names
Name Language
Caribbean agave English
century plant English
maguey English
narrow-leaved century plant English
zapupe English
schmalblättrige Agave German
agave vivipare French
sisal du Salvador French
zapupe estopier French
agave espadín Spanish
agave lechugilla Spanish
agave marginata Spanish
espadin Spanish
maguey espadín Spanish
maguey mezcalero Spanish
zapupe azul Spanish
zapupe fina Spanish
agave dei Caraibi Italian
Salvadoraanse sisal Dutch
piteira-do-caribe Portuguese
агава вивипара Russian
агава узколистная Russian