Agave angustifolia var. marginata is an evergreen flowering, succulent, rosette-forming perennial shrub. Grows 0.6 10 l.2.ru C.: with an equal or more spread. Slow to the medium growth rate. Leaves are light to grey-green with cream margins, simple stiff, linear to Lanceolate.
They are generally 50-1OOcm long by 5-10cm wide with 2-5mm long curved, widely spaced dark brown teeth along the margin and with a wicked short and stout terminal, dark brown spine. 1.5- 3.5cm long. In cultivation often seen with its foliage stripped back exposing a short stem.