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Tuesday, June 26, 2007
I saw this plant while on a video shoot, and thought it sure looked like agave. Those I was with thought it wasn't. I did some research on Wikipedia, and sure enough, this is an Agave Deserti plant. Agave in Hawai‘i? Yes! Right here, in the photo above.
Mostly used for medicinal purposes, this variety of agave can also be used to make ... yep, you guessed it ... tequila! Hey, here's a new one for the marketers ... Hawaiian Tequila.