Type:  Large, stemless, open rosette with leaves, rigid, fleshy, glossy dark-green, the margins sinuate, with hooked black-brown marginal spines and long terminal spine. Inflorescence to 27 ft. This delightful plant starts with curly spines at the top which straighten out as they grow.

Growth Rate:  Medium Growth Rate


Mature Height: 6' high and 8' wide with a 20' spike flower

Sun Preference: 
Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil Preference:  Low Fertility Soil, Well-Drained Soil, Sandy Soil

Zone: 7-10