Agave ellemeetiana is an evergreen succulent rosette displaying toothless, broad, short waxy green leaves that reflex downwards toward the tips and lack a terminal spine. Rarely flowers. This larger Century Plant species grows up to 2′ tall and 3′ wide in a warm climate landscape, growing slower if contained in a pot.
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.
Be careful when handling this plant! Agave ellemeetiana has sharp leaf tips!