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century plant

see agaveamericana.
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Century Plant Phase 1 will add approximately 400 MMcf per day of CO2 treating capacity, giving the company access to total CO2 treating capacity in the WTO of approximately 775 MMcf per day.
They are known as Century Plants through the erroneous belief that they take 100 years to flower.
Agave americana, which became known as the Century Plant in the mistaken belief that it blossomed only once in 100 years, is monocarpic, meaning this is the first and last time this shoot will flower.
What Joshua Siskin says: ``A century plant is essentially a flower stalk.
The Camp Century plant was the first prepackaged nuclear power plant to be installed, operated and subsequently removed, according to a declassified Energy Department report on the history of highly enriched uranium.
When you look across a carpet of snowdrops it's hard to believe they are not native and were brought over either by the Romans or, more likely, by 16th century plant collectors.
Succulent and statuesque, Agaves and especially the variegated American century plant make a great focal point or accent in a sunny spot and can be used in pots or planted in a rocky outcrop in a gravel garden.
Kelaidis' (pale salmon flowers), as well as Agave utahensis, a spiny miniature century plant.
Occidental will operate the Century Plant and treat the gas under a 30 year agreement.
The development will mean the closure of Marconi's smaller New Horizon plant in Cromwell Street, Foleshill, with workers moving to the New Century plant.
The Agave americana marginata, commonly known as the century plant, has reached a stunning height of 25ft 9ins at the gardens in Edgbaston.
You might see it flower, but as it's known as the century plant you might have to wait 100 years