Agave pelona (Mescal Pelon) is a stunning succulent that forms a dense rosette of narrow, glossy green leaves, often tinged with red. It is…
Meaning: With little or no hair; bald or balding
Derivation: The feminine form of the Spanish adjective "pelón."
Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, and forms.
Here is a full list of succulents with this epithet. Click on the photo or the name of the plant for which you wish to see further information.