Carleton University’s greenhouse makes the news once again this week!

The blooming Queen Victoria Agave was featured on CBC Ottawa News once again. Ed Bruggink, Carleton’s greenhouse Manager, says the bloom is a sign that the agave plant is near the end of its life.

Watch the full news story below or click here for the full news segment from CBC Ottawa News October 23rd 2019.

Carleton agave's last hurrah

The dying bloom of the towering plant happens to match the university's annual butterfly show:

Posted by CBC Ottawa on Thursday, October 24, 2019