Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Agave titanota 'Genryu Kifukurin'
Genryu Kifukurin Rancho Tambor Century Plant
Item #: 8983
Zones: 9a to 10b, at least
Height: 12" tall
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
Native to the limestone cliffs in the Rancho Tambor area of Oaxaca, Mexico, Agave titanota 'Genryu Kifukurin' represents a rare, yellow-edged form of the elegant Agave titanota. The 1' tall x 18" wide clumps are edged with large papery teeth as well as a wide yellow border. The yellow leaf pattern is brightest when the new growth emerges and fades somewhat during the high heat of summer.
Flower Color: Yellow/Gold
Leaf Color: Green , Variegated
Bloom Time: Summer
Container Role: Fillers , Thrillers
Garden Themes: Living Wall , Rock Garden Plants , Southwest Garden Plants
Other: Edimentals , Deer Resistant Plants , Drought Tolerant Plants , Fragrant Flowers , Hummingbird Plants , Pollinator Plants , Medicinal Plants , North American Native Plants , Ornamental Seed or Fruit , Plants that Attract Birds , Rabbit Resistant Plants , Salt Tolerant Seaside Plants , Tropical Looking Plants , Xeriscaping Plants , Colored Foliage , Patterned Foliage , House Plants