Carlos Cerqueda. Cerros de Tobalá. Oaxaca, Mexico.
Carlos Cerqueda. Cerros de Tobalá (P.A.) Oaxaca, Mexico. Size: 30 x 21.5 inches.
The tobala variety of maguey is used for making a higher quality mezcal. It’s found in the higher elevations but this small plant,because of its size, takes 8 plants to equal the production of a regular sized maguey plant.