Agaves are found in all tropical and subtropical areas. The undemanding plants also grow in very dry areas. Even the Indians used agave as medicinal plants.
Agaves are a member of the asparagus family.Agaves are found around the world in tropical and subtropical areas. These hardy plants are common in very dry areas. The Indians already used agaves as medicinal plants. The mildly poisonous juice of the leaves was used as a remedy against warts and ulcers.