Agave macroacantha x victoriae-reginae var. Royal Spine



Evergreen succulent forming a symmetrical rosette to 18" tall and 24" wide. Attractive dark-edged steely-blue leaves lack the toothed margins associated with most Agaves, but still possesses a sharp terminal spine. Great specimen or container plant. Tolerates poor soil and is drought tolerant. This Agave thrives in full sun.

Plant Details
USDA Zone Information: 
9a - 11
Ideal Light Conditions: 
Full sun
Ideal Water Conditions: 
Dry to moderate
Mature Height: 
1' - 2'
Mature Width: 
1' - 2'
Latin Name: 
Agave macroacantha x victoriae-reginae var. Royal Spine

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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