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Shin Dagger Century Plant (Agave)

Agave lechuguilla (Glass Mountains, Brewster CO, TX Form)
SKU: HC015386
per Plant - 2" Pot
No longer available this season.
14-18" x 2-3' wide. A Century plant with stiff, narrow leaves that suckers to make showy colonies of plants. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Agave lechuguilla (Glass Mountains, Brewster CO, TX Form)
Growing Zones
Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Native, Deer Resistant, Naturalizes, Evergreen
Soil Moisture
Very Waterwise
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
14-18" tall
Bloom Time


14-18" x 2-3' wide. A hallmark species of the Chihuahuan desert, this suckering century plant makes large colonies of plants with stout, narrow leaves. In hot climates where it grows faster, it is recommended for use on the edges of the xeriscape where it can "run." Glass Mountains, Brewster Co., TX
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