Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Slow growing up to 18 inches tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Dramatic Foliage Color
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Infrequent flowers
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Plant type:Cactus/Succulent
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth habit:Round
Growth rate:Slow
Average landscape size:Slow growing up to 18 inches tall and wide.
Foliage color:Variegated
Blooms:Infrequent flowers
Flower color:Yellow
Garden styleContemporary
Design IdeasUnlike many Agaves which grow to be huge specimens, 'Kissho Kan' stays small, eventually growing only about a foot high. Its smaller size makes it ideal for growing in patio pots and troughs with other succulents.
Companion PlantsAeonium arboreum 'Zwartkop', Aeonium haworthii 'Kiwi', Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue', Sempervivum arachnoideum 'Cobweb', Sedum sieboldii
Care Information
Provide well drained soil away from reflected heat. Tolerates drought once established; looks best with supplemental watering during the hot season. Mother plant will die after flowering but new suckers from below the rosette perpetuate the plant.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.