Agave utahensis var. nevadensis (Clark Mountain Agave) is a small ornamental succulent that forms rosettes of blue-green leaves with strong…
Meaning: Of or from Utah
Derivation: Compound of two words, "Utah" and the Latin suffix "-ensis," meaning "of or from a place." The word "Utah" refers to the state of Utah, United State.
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.
Agave utahensis var. eborispina (Ivory-spined Agave) is a small succulent that forms rosettes of olive green to blue-green leaves with…
Agave utahensis (Utah Agave) is a succulent plant that forms compact rosettes of stiff blue-green leaves with spiny margins and a long…