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Agave palmeri is the largest species native to the United States with blue-green, lance-shaped leaves.
Agave parryi 'Cream Spike' is a spectacular succulent displaying blue-green leaves surrounded by a dramatic creamy-white margin.
Agave 'J.C. Raultston' has a particularly beautiful form of wide, bluish grey, succulent leaves and greater tolerance of wet winters.
Agave parryi var. huachucensis is a dramatic form with bluish-grey succulent leaves held in tight artichoke-like rosettes.
Agave parryi var. truncata is a dramatic, bluish-grey succulent with tight artichoke-like rosettes and shorter leaves than other forms.
Agave parryi 'Lime Streak' is a rare variegated form with bluish green leaves with light green edges.
Agave parviflora var. flexiflora is a small, solitary agave dark green leaves marked with silver-white and with curling threads or filifers along the leaf edges.
Agave potatorum has blue-green leaves a tight, round rosette with cinnamon brown marginal and terminal spines.
Agave 'Desert Diamond' is a striking, variegated, dwarf agave with green and cream foliage perfect for container culture.
Agave schidigera 'Royal Flush' is a dwarf, variegated Century Plant with lance-shaped leaves edged in creamy yellow with dark green centres.
White threads adorn the leaf margins of this cute, variegated century plant.
Agave striata, the narrow leaf century plant, is a hardy species with very thin, almost wiry, green to blue-green leaves.
Agave stricta var. rubra, known as the red hedgehog agave, is a fascinating variety with long, narrow, stiff, quill-like, grey-green leaves turning red with stress.
Agave utahensis ssp. eborispina is a dramatic, super hardy, small agave with the longest terminal spines of the subspecies up to 4 inches long!
Agave utahensis ssp. kaibabensis is the largest and most cold hardy subspecies of the Utah century plant tolerating zone 5 winters.
Agave utahensis or Utah Agave is one of the hardiest of all century plants.
Agave victoriae-reginae is one of the most desirable of species. Porcupine' forms small rosettes of dark green leaves accentuated with silver markings.
Agave x leopoldii has narrow, dark green leaves with attractive white filifers "sproinging" off the leaf margins.
Agave 'Shadow Dancer' is a stunning century plant with two tone mid-green and pale-green leaves fading to creamy white.