One of the most popular of the Agaves, this is a compact form with blue-gray leaves arranged in a rosette and are edged in reddish-brown spines. When mature, yellow flowers appear on a tall stalk. Attractive in a rock garden or as a landscape specimen. Performs best when planted in well drained soils.
Medium to large-sized Agave with gray green leaves that are thick, succulent and have a rough textured surface. Spines on the leaf margins. Develops new plants at the base of the plant as it matures. Good selection in rock gardens and as a container plant. Best suited for well drained soils.