Blue Agave Finale…


blue agave.1.JPGThe historic Carmel Mission has at its entrance, a blue agave in bloom for the next few weeks, and then, that will be it–the plant dies. Blue agaves live some 40 years until they put out a flowering stalk that can grow up to 25 feet like the one in this photo.blue agave.1 - Copy.JPGThe plant which only blooms once in its lifetime puts all its energy into the stalk, then dies.

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