Zones: 8 to 11
Size: To 4' wide, 2' tall, 12' in bloom
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Evergreen. Leaves sword-shaped to 2' long and 4.5" wide. Well-drained soil. Dies after blooming.
Native to Texas and Mexico.
Published in Enum. Pl. (Kunth) 5: 838 in 1850. ARS-Grin notes that the author should be Schiede alone because his publication in Linnaea 4:; 582 in 1829 was valid. PlantList lists the accepted name as Agave univittata Haw.