• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Slow grower to 18 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Drought Tolerant
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Blooms only once after about 10 years.
  • Detail
    Plant type:Cactus/Succulent
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Compact
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slow grower to 18 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Blue-green
    Blooms:Blooms only once after about 10 years.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well drained soil away from reflected heat. Thrives with little care other than occasional water during the hot season. The mother plant declines after flowering; younger rosettes will perpetuate the plant.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    'Blue Glow' is a cross between A. attenuata x A. ocahui.