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Agave utahensis ssp. eborispina is a dramatic, super hardy, small agave with the longest terminal spines of the subspecies up to 4 inches long!
Agave utahensis ssp. kaibabensis is the largest and most cold hardy subspecies of the Utah century plant tolerating zone 5 winters.
Agave utahensis or Utah Agave is one of the hardiest of all century plants.
Agave victoriae-reginae is one of the most desirable of species. Porcupine' forms small rosettes of dark green leaves accentuated with silver markings.
Agave x leopoldii has narrow, dark green leaves with attractive white filifers "sproinging" off the leaf margins.
Agave 'Shadow Dancer' is a stunning century plant with two tone mid-green and pale-green leaves fading to creamy white.
Menacing serrations and variegated foliage make Agave xylonacantha 'Frostbite' a memorable and extremely desirable succulent
Cool, twisty leaves with a broad yellow variegated edge.
'Joe Hoak' is a spectacular variegated Agave with green and silver streaked leaves edged in creamy yellow.
Agave 'Kissho Kan' is a Japanese selection featuring blue-gray leaves with beautiful creamy-white edges. with burgundy-brown spines.
Agave 'Ripple Effect' is a variegated form of 'Mr Ripple' with wide, blue-green undulating leaves with dramatic, broad golden yellow margins.
Agave 'Shaka Zulu', also known as 'Blue Glow' is a tender Century Plant with blue-green, coarse tooth foliage edged in yellow and red.
Albizia Chocolate Fountain is a weeping silk tree with burgundy foliage and months of pink puff ball flowers through summer.
Albizia Merlot Majik has merlot-purple, dissected foliage that deepens in colour through the summer and is topped by fuzzy pink flowers for months on end.
Albuca bracteata (syn. Ornithogalum caudatum), pregnant or sea onion, looks like an onion with thick, bright green leaves.
Albuca spiralis 'Frizzle Sizzle' is a zany zone 8 bulb with some of the most surprising foliage in the botanical world.
Alcea rosea 'Nigra' is the black hollyhock.
Allium alitissimum is the tallest of all ornamental onions at 5-6 feet with large, warm purple spheres.
Allium 'Forelock' is a special purple-burgundy selection with fragrant drumsticks on tall stems.
Allium 'Red Mohican' is a special purple-red selection with fragrant drumsticks on tall stems.
Allium ampeloprasum, wild leek, is where leeks, elephant garlic, and pearl onions come from. It can bloom at 6 feet high!