Agave lophantha also known as Quad Color Agave a very distinctive and attractive small agave to about 1 foot in diameter with 6 to 8 inch long dark green leaves edged with yellow and having a pale green midstripe. The yellow marginal stripe, highlighted by dark reddish teeth, flush red when grown in bright light to give the leaf four distinct colors.
Plant in full sun to bright filtered light (best sheltered from full summer sun in hot climates) in a well drained soil. Tolerates dry conditions but will grow much faster with regular summer irrigation – keep drier in winter
We are offering for sale a plant that is about 5 to 8 inches tall by 6 to 8 inches wide.