Displays basal rosettes of stiff, pointed gray-green leaves, producing golden flowers on 20′ stems in 10+ years. An easy care, drought tolerant plant that is great in landscapes and containers or can adapt as a houseplant. Provide a well drained soil away from reflected heat. Once established, water infrequently during the hot season.
Be careful when handling this plant! Agave chrysantha has extremely sharp, needle-like spines at the leaf tips!