- Light: Full sun to bright filtered light with ample air flow.
- Water: Allow soil to dry out between watering.
- Soil: Requires well draining soil
A very distinctive and attractive small agave to 12 to 18 inches tall by 2 feet wide with 6 to 12 inch long, dark green leaves edged with yellow and having a pale green midstripe. The yellow marginal stripes, highlighted by dark reddish teeth, flush red when grown in bright light to give the leaf four distinct colors.