16 gorgeous agave plants

Use these versatile plants for drama in pots and sunny gardens

A. vilmoriniana
Richard Shiell

A. vilmoriniana

Pale green rosettes can reach up to 6 feet wide. Fleshy leaves twist like octopus tentacles, hence its common name, octopus agave. No teeth to worry about; just one terminal spine.

Agaves: living sculptures


Insider Guides

Places We Love!
Enchantment Resort
For a most soothing Sedona experience, tuck yourself...