Variegated Dwarf Butterfly Agave
Mexico (North America)
Agave isthmensis Ohi Raijin Shiro Nakafu is a very rare, variegated selection of Agave isthmensis. It makes a tight clump up to 4 inches tall and wide, that produces pups from the leaf axils instead of via underground runners.
Plant in full sun to light shade. Requires little irrigation. Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping . Suited for light shade to full sun. It grows well from suckers or seed and forms attractive specimens.
A wickedly attractive Agave that is great in small pots or nestled into a rock crevice..