Other common names
tepextate, tdu-cual (zapoteco), pitzometl (náhuatl), maguey de caballo, curandero, Tepextate, Becuela, Cuela, Pichomel
Where is it grown?
Oaxaca, Estado de Mexico, Jalisco, Morelos, Puebla, Michoacan, Jalisco, Veracruz
Med to large, Emerald green to blue green, distinctly wavy pencas, few pencas for it's relatively large size, rich yellow flowered quiote 12-25 years
Mode of Reproduction
A massive agave that can take decades to mature in the wild. It is highly prized for a distinctly earthy flavor.