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Agave havardiana is a very cold hardy cactus to zone 5 with broad, impressive bluish leaves forming imposing and impressive rosettes.
Agave isthmensis is a small colony-forming species with amazing, greyish blue rosettes of foliage w/ rippled edges resembling molten wax.
Agave multifilifera is related to A. filifera and also has chalky white markings on the leaves but with more curling white hairs on the leaf edges.
Agave palmeri is the largest species native to the United States with blue-green, lance-shaped leaves.
Agave 'J.C. Raultston' has a particularly beautiful form of wide, bluish grey, succulent leaves and greater tolerance of wet winters.
Agave parryi var. truncata is a dramatic, bluish-grey succulent with tight artichoke-like rosettes and shorter leaves than other forms.
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 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.
Alcea rosea 'Halo Blush' has unique pure white petals with a deep magenta ring around the middle of a greenish centre.
Alcea rosea 'Halo Candy' has unique candy pink flowers with darker pink stripes that radiate from a purple-black eye.
Alcea rosea 'Halo Cerise' has glowing pink to magenta flowers with deep royal purple centres.
Alcea rosea 'Halo Lavender' has unique lavender-purple flowers with a glowing pink ring surrounding a yellow centre.
Alcea rosea 'Nigra' is the black hollyhock.
Alcea rosea Spring Celebrities Lilac has lilac pink, double flowers on stems to just 3 feet tall.
Alcea rosea Spring Celebrities Purple has double, magenta-purple flowers on stems to just 3 feet tall.
Allium cernuum is a light pink nodding onion native to BC that is extremely hardy, edible, and deer resistant.
Aloe humilis 'Hedgehog' has flaming spires of orange-red flowers above attractive succulent foliage.
Aloe polyphylla 'Swirl' is a stunning, rare succulent with light green leaves arranged in a mesmerizing spiral.
Aloe 'Christmas Carol' is a small, striking, colony-forming cultivar with green leaves and dramatic glowing red, serrated edges.