Agave desertii | Desert Agave

Desert Agave is considered the toughest Agave for its ability to grow in the hottest and most arid conditions. Plants die after blooming but plantings may continue with offsets. Flower stalk is tall and slender, reaching 5 to 15 feet high. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 15F

Growth Rate: slow, moderate

Height: 2 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: gray

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: spring, summer

Wildlife: hummingbirds