Caribbean Agave

Agave angustifolia 'Marginata'

Caribbean Agave  - Agave angustifolia 'Marginata'
Caribbean Agave  - Agave angustifolia 'Marginata'
Caribbean Agave  - Agave angustifolia 'Marginata'

Caribbean Agave

Agave angustifolia 'Marginata'

A tight upright Agave with a predictable rounded growth.  The leaves are more narrow than most Agave species and have a beautiful variegation.  Native to Mexico, this Agave is extremely drought tolerant and works well with other Xeriscape plants.  One great feature of this plant is that it can thrive in both sun or shade and can reach up to 4 feet tall and wide.  The Caribbean Agave is also seacoast and deer tolerant.  This is a great choice for smaller Southwestern gardens. Hardy down to 25 deg. F. 


Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Sun Or Shade

Water Needs: Low

Bloom Season: Infrequent

Mature Height: 3-4'

Mature Width: 3-4'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Southwestern Garden, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden, Cacti & Succulents


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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Delivery Zone Delivery Rate
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Zone 3 $79.00
Zone 4 $99.00
Zone 5 $149.00
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