Agave lechuguilla is an evergreen mid-sized Agave that grows semi-succulent olive green leaves from a basal rosette. Rosettes tend to spread by offsets. Definitely a desert plant, this one looks at home in rocks and sand.
Thrives in the heat of the summer. Agaves are drought tolerant perennials that require slightly alkaline, loose, well-drained soil. Once established, water infrequently during the hot season. Adds bold form and color in the landscape. They are easy care, drought tolerant plant that is great in landscapes and containers.