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April 16, 2010. Raleigh, North Carolina.. Tony Avent is the founder of the Juniper Level Botanical Garden and the owner of Plant Delights Nursery. He is a plant explorer, traveling around the world looking for new types of plants, and is considered one of the forerunners in the field of breeding new varieties of plants for the consumer market.. Leaves of one of the many types of agave cactus that Mr. Avent grows at the nursery. This is a Agave Ovatafolia,