The Agave Plant.  Nectar comes from the Agave plant, best recognized as the plant from which tequila is made. At first glimpse, the plant looks uninviting with its razor sharp leaves protruding from all angles. Nobody would even imagine the greatness that lies beneath that harsh exterior... the greatness that is agave's nectar.

The Agave Plant. Nectar comes from the Agave plant, best recognized as the plant from which tequila is made. At first glimpse, the plant looks uninviting with its razor sharp leaves protruding from all angles. Nobody would even imagine the greatness that lies beneath that harsh exterior... the greatness that is agave's nectar.

Octopus Century Plant (Agave)

Octopus Century Plant (Agave)

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Agave parviflora … More

<i>Agave attenuata</i> <br /> - 16 Gorgeous Agave Plants - Sunset

16 gorgeous agave plants

<i>Agave attenuata</i> <br /> - 16 Gorgeous Agave Plants - Sunset

Agave-bracteosa

Agave-bracteosa

Queen victoria agave- this is quite the specimen!

Queen victoria agave- this is quite the specimen!

Agave attenuata...soft, lush growth and no spines, but it is frost tender.

Agave attenuata – Foxtail Agave

Agave attenuata...soft, lush growth and no spines, but it is frost tender.

Agave victoriae-reginae white queen

Agave victoriae-reginae white queen

Agave surrounded by Echeveria - a good way to bring the small plants within view, and to cover the bare dirt around the agave.

Agave surrounded by Echeveria - a good way to bring the small plants within view, and to cover the bare dirt around the agave.

Spicy Thai Chicken and Quinoa, made with chili sauce, agave, lime juice, garlic, cilantro, and peanuts! Sticky, saucy, and delicious. | http://pinchofyum.com

Spicy Thai Chicken and Quinoa

Spicy Thai Chicken and Quinoa, made with chili sauce, agave, lime juice, garlic, cilantro, and peanuts! Sticky, saucy, and delicious. | http://pinchofyum.com

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