Agave "Blue Glow"


The Agave "Blue Glow" Attenuata x Agave Ocahui is indigenous to Mexico. A great choice for anyone looking for a beautiful Agave that stays at a smaller size. This species is solitary, producing symmetrical rosettes. Leaves are smooth and blue-green in color. Tips of leaves bear short, red spines. Sports reddish margins with serrated, soft yellow edges. Suitable for xeriscaping or rockeries (drought tolerant). Thrives in warm coastal and humid climates. In hotter desert environments, provide partial shade and increase the plant's watering schedule.

Plant Details
USDA Zone Information: 
8 - 11
Flower : 
Blooms after 10 years
Ideal Light Conditions: 
Full sun to partial shade
Ideal Water Conditions: 
Low (drought tolerant)
Speed of Growth: 
One Year of Growth: 
2" - 3"
Mature Height: 
1' - 2'
Mature Width: 
2' - 3'
Latin Name: 
Agave "Blue Glow" Attenuata x Agave Ocahui
Common Name: 
Agave Blue Glow, Blue Glow, Blue Glow Agave

Corporate Clients (The King hangs hard)


RoboCop (1987)
RoboCop 2 (1990)
Hot Pursuit (2015)


USA Network's Queen of the South (2019)

Botanical Gardens:

New York Botanical Gardens
Oklahoma City Zoo/Botanical Gardens
Mercer Arboretum in Houston, Texas
Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids, Michigan


Houston, TX Zoo
San Antonio, TX Zoo

Other Clientele:

Houston, TX Rodeo

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