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Agave

Agave needs a well drained soil and will not tolerate soggy conditions.  It is very drought tolerant and is suitable for xeriscaping.  Our growing media is 50% sharp sand, so these are a little heavy.  Agave has spines or sharp edges; use caution when handling.

proven selections

 

Blue Flame™

Blue Flame agave

Height: 2-3 feet

Exposure: Full Sun

Winter Hardiness: 20-25 F

Low Water Needs.  Suitable for xeriscaping

In Nature, this succulent will forms clumps with rosettes which individually are 2 1/2 feet tall by to 3 feet wide. Older clumps build up to form large dense masses to up to 8 to 10 feet wide and 4 to 5 feet tall or more with flower stalks to 15 feet.  Will remain much smaller in containers.  Expect 18-24".  Adaptable As Houseplant

 


 

 

Rasta Man™

Rasta Man Agave

Height: 1.5-3 feet

Exposure: Full Sun

Winter Hardiness: 20-25 F

Low Water Needs.  Suitable for xeriscaping

Beautiful, pin-cushion-type Agave that grows in a dense, compact rosette eventually producing hundreds of spines. Prefers full sun, but quite adaptable to shade. Plant habit is more upright in high light, more weeping in shade.  Adaptable As Houseplant.  Ideal in containers.


 

Reggae Time™

reggae time agave

Height: 12-36 inches

Exposure: Full Sun

Winter Hardiness: 20-25 F

Low Water Needs.  Suitable for xeriscaping

'Reggae Time' sports leaf edges that are clothed with highly decorative, dark brown teeth that curve both away from and back towards the center of the plant. There are two types of teeth which make the leaf edges quite unusual.  Adaptable As Houseplant.  Ideal in containers.

reggae time agave

6" Pot size above


 

Retro Choke™

retro choke agave

Height: 24-36 inches

Exposure: Full Sun

Winter Hardiness: 20-25 F

Low Water Needs.  Suitable for xeriscaping

A striking hybrid that forms a tight head similar to cabage with leaves that impress each cupped leaf firmly on its enclosing mate in a beautiful pattern. The leaves grow up to one foot long and are blue-green with teeth.  Adaptable As Houseplant.  Ideal in containers.

 

 

 


 

 Titan™

titan agave

Height: 24-36 inches

Exposure: Full Sun

Winter Hardiness: 20-25 F

Low Water Needs.  Suitable for xeriscaping