Agave atrovirens

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Synonyms for Agave atrovirens

Mexican plant used especially for making pulque which is the source of the colorless Mexican liquor, mescal

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In the Oaxaca Mountains, the Indians peeled the skin off the leaves of Agave atrovirens and used them to wrap tortillas or other foods.
El mas comun es el llamado maguey manso, Agave atrovirens, una planta de robustas hojas hasta de 2 metros de largo y 40 centimetros de ancho.