Furcraea foetida - Mauritian Hemp

A close up photograph of the Furcraea foetida flower

A Close up of the Furcrea foetida flower. Photo © Steven Halliday Sydney Living Museums

Furcraea Flowers with a tiger moth looking for nectar
A Tiger Moth amongst the Furcraea foetida flowers Photo Steven Halliday © for Sydney Living Museums
Photograph of the flowers of Furcraea Foetida at Elizabeth Farm
The Flowers of Furcraea foetida at Elizabeth Farm Photo Steven Halliday © for Sydney Living Museums

These flowers can be found in bloom at:

About the author

Photograph of a man standing beside a garden shed

Steve Halliday

Horticulturist

Steven is one of the horticulturists who takes care of Sydney Living Museums’ green spaces and gardens.