Agave is a genus of monocots. The plants are perennial, but each rosette flowers once and then dies . Some species are known by the name century plant. Traditionally, it was circumscribed to be composed of about 166 species, but it is now usually understood to have about 208 species.
This offsetting species is related to Agave aurea and A. promontorii. From the Cape Region of Baja California, it has small to medium rosettes of grey-green lanceolate leaves with sparse marginal spines.
USDA Zone - 9
Season to Sow - Spring
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