Here’s an example of the perfect plant for a pot. This agave’s shape is the perfect mirror image of the pot it lives in, making for a perfectly balanced composition. This matchup was orchestrated by Chris Kelley in her nursery, Cottage Garden, in Piasa, Illinois.
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