Leuchtenbergia principis (Agave Cactus) is a unique cactus with a cylindrical stem and long grayish-green tubercles with purplish-red…
Leuchtenbergia principis, the sole species of the genus Leuchtenbergia, is a species of cactus. It is native to north-central Mexico (San Luis Potosi, Chihuahua). The genus is named after Maximilian Eugen Joseph (1817–1852), Duke of Leuchtenberg and amateur botanist.
Click on the photo or the name of the succulent plant for which you wish to see further information.
Back to Browse Succulents by Genus.
You can also browse succulents by Scientific Name, Common Name, Family, USDA Hardiness Zone, Origin, or cacti by Genus.