Agave

Agave 'Blue Flame'  —  A beautiful and popular drought tolerant succulent with smooth, flexible, blue-green spineless leaves which grow in a an attractive rosette pattern.  This member of the agave family is a low-water-needs plant that will tolerated drying out and does well both as a container and direct-planted landscape plant. The ‘Blue Flame’ agave [...]

Agave 'Blue Glow' – A small and beautiful member of the agave family, with dark blue-green leaves that have red margins bearing small soft spines along the edge and a single short red spine at the end of each leaf . This attractive low-water-need succulent grows to a height of 2 feet and width of [...]

  The ‘White-Striped Century Plant’ is both popular and beautiful.  It’s striking colors are a favorite of those wanting to add a bold look to their water-wise landscape.  This drought-tolerant Agave is a medium-sized century plant growing to a height of 3 – 4 feet and a width of 4 – 6 feet. The Agave [...]

Agave victoriae-reginae – ‘Queen Victoria Agave’ — This slow-growing agave has attractive deep green tightly spaced tapered leaves. Each leaf has white margins lining the spineless leaf edges,forming captivating geometric patterns, and a single small spine at the terminal point. This tough low-water-use succulent is not only attractive but it is also is cold-hardy down [...]

Agave americana – ‘Century plant’ — This attractive succulent has silver blue-green  leaves and will grow to 3–6ft in height and spread up to 6–12ft  in width. While requiring a good amount of space, the  Agave americana is an excellent drought tolerant plant, tolerating both dry soils and drought. That being the case it requires [...]

Agave attenuata (Fox Tail Agave) - This beautiful agave has pliable leaves and  no spines so it is much safer around children than its spine-covered relatives. This succulent does well in full-sun or shade and can tolerate winter temperatures down to 25–30˚ F. The Agave attenuata is a good low-water need, drought tolerant plant. It [...]

Agave parryi — this  succulent has dense rosette of thick blue-grey leaves and tall cream-colored flowers tinged with red or pink in summer. It needs to be grown in full sun, in a well drained soil and kept at a dry to medium moisture level for best results. Agave parryi is a slow growing drought [...]

Agave salmiana 'Green Giant', aka Giant Agave - a succulent with a pleasing architectural form, thick dark gray-green leaves which curve inward and a massive structure which can grow up to 6ft tall and 12 feet wide. This succulent is drought tolerant with a low-water-need, perfect for Southern California. It should be planted in full [...]

Agave vilmoriniana ‘Octopus Agave’  —  This succulent gets its common name from the long narrow leaves that grow upward and twist back giving the appearance of an octopus with outstretched tentacles. The A. vilmoriniana has much to recommend it. It has beautiful blue-green spineless leaves that make it a better choice for walkways and for [...]