Very large upright leaves with yellow striped margins and a blue-green central stripe. Plant away from pathways. Offsets readily.
Very large and spiny rosettes with yellow-striped leaf margins; pups aggressively
Variegated leaves, rosettes to 5 feet.
Large variegated rosettes with agressive marginal teeth. Mostly solitary until mature.
Grey-green agave with sharp leaves; 2′ dia.
Bluish green, to 3ft tall (occasionally to 5ft.); regular water. Protect from frost. Large curved draping bloom stalk gives this its common name.
Blue-hued variety with wider leaves than the species. Bloom stalk is vertical. 3ft; regular water. Protect from frost.
Wide soft leaves of a pale gold-green emerge from a tight central spear to arch gracefully back. Offsets readily. Keep protected from frost.
Toothy wide green leaves; Open rosettes 3-5ft. across
Large mounds of arching, curving leaves to 12″. Grows on rocky cliffs.
2-4ft. rosettes; up-curving green leaves w/cream margin
2-3ft., readily clumping w/rounded grey-blue leaves
Green, toothy rosettes to 30″
2-3ft. Narrow blue leaves, vigorous marginal spines
Toothy rosettes 2 to 4 feet across, some offsets; Mexico
Large rosettes to 36″ – protect from winter rains.
Solitary rosettes. Protect from winter rains.
Green leaves with vigorous points, vase-shaped to 36″h
Green and Cream striped leaves with vigorous points, vase-shaped to 36″h
Small clusters of warty 8″ rosettes. Marginal spines and orange flowers.
Dense clumps of stemless rosettes to 24″ w/filiferous margins
High altitude Mexican species; Full sun, clumping rosettes to 3′
Rosettes to 3ft. Thin, flexible bright green leaves
Remarkably toothy, deep green leaves with bright red marginal spines fading to brown with age. 4 to 6 feet across, but may get 8 to 10 feet according to the UC Botanic Gardens.
Blue-green leaves, red marginal spines, vigorous terminal spines.
2 to 3 foot medium sized agave with wildly undulating blue leaves.
Thick blue leaves with deep marginal lobes and reddish terminal spines.
A. “Ohi Raijin Shiro-Nakafu”
Beautiful tight-rosettes, small variegated agave.
Chihuahuan Desert. Sharp-edged to 24″, variegated leaves.
Medium-sized agave to 36″ with vigorous teeth, occasional offsets
Medium agave, 2 to 3 feet across. Narrow leaves with vigorous terminal spines, turn black with age. Will form dense clumps.