Kolbert, Elizabeth
July 2003
New Yorker;7/7/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 18, p25
Discusses the development of the Agave americana plant housed at the New York Botanical Garden's Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Description of the plant; Comments of conservatory manager Francisca Coelho on the plant's development; Characteristics and properties of the plant.


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