Four New Succulents From Rancho Tissue Technology
Two new agaves and two new hybrid aloes have been carefully selected for their unique characteristics and striking colors.
November 19, 2009
Aloe hybrid 'Christmas Carol,' a small-size aloe, is one of the most spectacular for color. Trimmed in bright red, the deep green leaves also feature vibrant dark red spots along the centers of the leaves. It is best for 4- to 6-inch pots indoors or outdoors and is hardy in zones 8-11
Aloe hybrid 'Sunset' is a new release from renowned breeder Kelly Griffin. It boasts bright red leaf margins that offset deep green foliage. This aloe is perfect for indoor pot use or outside containers. Plants grow to about 12 inches and ard hardy in zones 8-11.
Agave hybrid 'Blue Emperor' features spectacular blue foliage with black tips and is very water wise. Cold hardy to freezing as well as heat loving, it thrives in full sun. 'Blue Emperor' grows 3 feet tall and 2 feet wide. It is hardy to zones 8-11.
Agave parrasana 'Globe' is incredibly water wise and cold hardy. This clumping rosette Agave parrasana displays beautiful blue color and striking foliage shape. 'Globe' prefers full sun and grows to about 2 feet tall. It excels as a pot plant or in the landscape. It is hardy in zones 8-10.
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