Bushy shrub to 10″t; red-tipped in full sun; thick long leaves
A. arboreum var. holochrysum
Shrub, stems to 3ft. w/tight glossy green rosettes – small in summer
Multi-branched with pointed rosettes. Leaves start a golden green, maturing to hot pink with a vivid red central stripe. These unusual Aeonium are Summer growers needing some regular water.
Small, shrubby to 12″, with small dense green rosettes
Large, low solitary rosette followed by large red bloom spray. Monocarpic.
Unusual oval leaves, brightly colored. Branchy, a low-growing almost shrub-like form. Yellow flowers. Protect from frost.
Low growing, branching from base; rosettes to 10″d.
Shrubby stems, very small rosettes, lightly fuzzy green leraves get a hint of red, almost blush color in fulll sun. Many yellow flowers.
Low growing large green rosettes to 20″, spreads quickly
Large, solitary, flat rosettes on short unbranched stems. Bright green leaves.
Large rosettes with wavy leaves. 4 foot tall solitary stems, branch from the base.
Mostly flat broad rosettes, wide, rounded green leaves
20″d. solitary rosettes on 30″t. stems
A profusion of red-edged green rosettes, deeper red in full sun. Low growing – 18″ to 24″ tall, but very full.
Thick green leaves, flattened rosettes. Branches readily, stays low.
A. potatorum “Baja”
Small, tight, regular rosettes; moderate water, full sun
A. schidigera “Black Widow”
Stemless rosettes to 24″ w/hairy leaf margins
Mid-sized agave, narrow leaves with leaf edges trimmed in deep burgundy and richly colored terminal spines.
A. attenuata x A. shawii
Soft-leafed hybrid will get fairly large, to 3 feet across and tall. Hardier than the softer leafed Agave attenuata, making this a perfect agave for areas that need a few degrees more cold hardiness. Blue leaves, long thin pointed tips and quick growth make this a very popular Agave hybrid.
Agave “Blue Flame” will form large clumps of rosettes that can fill an area over 10 feet across. Bloom stalks will reach 15 feet tall. Will go 20 to 25 years before blooming.
A. attenuata x A. ocahui
Smaller rosettes to around 2ft; red-tipped blue-green leaves.
A. palmeri x A. victoriae-reginae
1-2 feet across, with fairly upright narrow leaves. Smooth, burgundy-tinted leaves with dark margins. Small, to only a 1 ft to 18″, and slowly clumping in full to part sun. Very regular growth, clean and simple.
A. potatorum “Cherry Swizzle”
Large, solitary rosettes, open blue leaves with stunning colorful twisty terminal spines.
A. guiengola “Creme Brulee”
Thick variegated leaves with cream-colored margins and tiny dark marginal teeth. 3 to 4 feet across. Prefers afternoon shade inland and in hotter climates, all day sun at the coast.
A. potatorum “Desert Diamond”
Dwarf variegated agave with white markings and prominent red terminal spines. Stays small, few pups, to 18″ across. Slower growing, more vibrant and wider leaves than its parent plant, “Kichiokan Marginata”
A. schidigera “Durango Delight”
2ft. rosettes, threadleaf agave. Dense rosettes of leaves, marginal white thread/hairs.
A. potatorum “Eye Scream”
May be an Agave isthmensis cv
Dwarf variegated agave with wide blue leaves with wide creamy yellow stripes. Plant in full sun. Mostly solitary, open habit. Stays small, to 18″ across.
A. funkiana “Fatal Attraction”
May be an Agave lophantha subspecies. Rosettes 3 to 4 ft. Striking variegated and sharp-spined leaves.
A. xylonacantha “Frostbite”
Generally solitary, to 30″ rosette, will get vigorous narrow leaves with marginal teeth.
A. ovatifolia “Frosty Blue”
Large, regular agave gets 4ft. across, with wide blue-grey leaves and small marginal teeth.
A. salmiana “Green Giant”
Large rosettes to 10ft.; green curved toothy leaves