Succulents - updated 5/16


Geoscape Desert Nursery
Cold hardy cactus, succulents, and perennials for the rock gardening enthusiast.
1-208-884-1251 ( voice mail )
geodesert@yahoo.com
Agave parryi var. neomexicana


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- $18 minimum purchase for live plant orders, $12 on seed only orders.

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                                                      Geoscape Desert Nursery
                                                      1962 North Sparkling Place
                                                      Meridian, ID 83646

- International orders welcome on seed orders only. $12 USD minimum order.
Spring 2021 plant list ((( see seed buying options at the bottom half of the page )))
- Now shipping!
- All prices include free USPS 1st Class or Priority Mail shipping.
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Agave lechuguilla, "Shin Dagger", 16"H x 72"W
El Paso Co., TX, 5000 feet, Hardiness: Z7a-10a, Yellow green leaves with parallel stripes on medium to small rosettes offset to form dense clumps.
Flickr photo gallery link, 1 picture: Here
1 offer: 3-5 inch rosette, shipped bare root for $18.00 each.
Agave parryi, "Parry's Century Plant", 30"H x 36"W
Coconino Co., AZ, 6800 feet, Hardiness: Z6b-9b, This is the largest of the hardy Agave's from just south of Flagstaff, Arizona. Blue leaved rosettes approach 3 feet or more in diameter at maturity. Rosettes produce numerous pups up to 3 feet away, easliy removed or transplanted.
Flickr photo gallery link,1 picture: Here
1 offer: 3-5 inch rosette, shipped bare root for $18.00 each.
Agave parryi var. neomexicana, "New Mexico Century Plant", 20"H x 24"W
Eddy Co., NM, 5500 feet, Hardiness: Z6b-9b,  A smaller more compact variety of parryi with shorter bluish gray green leaves. Main plants produce numerous pups.
Flickr photo gallery link, 1 picture: Here
1 offer: 3-5 inch rosette, shipped bare root for $18.00 each.
Agave toumeyana ssp. bella, "Toumey's Century Plant", 12"H x 60"W
Gila Co., AZ, 4200 feet, Hardiness: Z7a-10a, Thin yellow-green leaves on small rosettes margined with curly white hairs form dense clumps.
Flickr photo gallery link, 1 picture: Here
1 offer: 3-5 inch rosette, shipped bare root for $18.00 each.

Hesperaloe parviflora, "Texas Red Yucca", 30"H x 72"W
( ex. cultivation, origin USA, Texas, Edwards Plateau south into northwern Mexico ) Hardiness: Z7a-10a, Long leaves margined with curly hairs form broad, dense clumps. Tall flower stalks with red-pink bell flowers attractive to hummingbirds.
Flickr photo gallery link:, 2 pictures: Here
1 offer, One gallon, flowering size seedling starter plants for $18.00 each.
Yucca elata, "Soaptree Yucca", 240"H x 72"W
Lincoln Co., NM, 6100 feet, Hardiness: Z6a-9a, Trunk forming tall plants, solitary at first, later branching after flowering. Fast growing and an excellent feature plant in the desert landscape.
1 offer, 3 year seedling plants for $10 each.
Yucca utahensis ( = elata var. utahensis ), "Utah Yucca", 72"H x  48"W
Lincoln Co., NV, 5500 feet, Hardiness: Z5b-8b, Smaller rosettes with bright green, hairy leaves. In cultivation the plants become much larger, forming short trunks and branching heavily after flowering. In habitat plants can be confused with Yucca angustissima with only minor differences in leaf structure ( shorter, thicker ) and flowering inflorescence ( also shorter than angustissima ).
Flickr photo gallery link, this will open a new window, 4 pictures: Here
1 offer, 3 year seedling plants for $10 each.

Yucca schottii, "Mountain Yucca", 144"H x 48"W
Cochise Co., AZ, Hardiness: Z6b-9b, Large plants with rigid blue green leaves on tall trunk forming plants excellent as a feature landscape plant. Considered to be a natural cross between Yucca elata and baccata.
1 offer, one gallon sized (8-10 inch rosette), shipped bare root for $18 each.
Yucca nana (= Yucca harrimaniae), "Miniature Yucca", 36"H x 12" W
San Juan Co., UT, 6600 feet, Hardiness: Z5b-8b, Essentially a dwarf form of the common Yucca harrimaniae with smaller compact rosettes with hairy leaf margins. Plants will form clumps in age and individual rosettes can develop short trunks.
Flickr photo gallery link, this will open a new window, 3 pictures: Here
1 offer, 4-6 inch rosettes, shipped bare root, for $21.50 each.
Yucca torreyi, "Torrey's Yucca", 144"H x 48"W
Presidio Co., TX, Hardiness: Z7a-10a, Large spanish bayonette type yucca with thick rigid green leaves form tall trunk forming plants in age. A feature landscape plant.
Flicker photo gallery link:, this will open a new window, 2 pictures: Here
1 offer, one gallon sized (8-10 inch rosette), shipped bare root for $18.00 each.

Agave lechuguilla sold out. More
In cultivation

Succulent Seed <<< NEW >>>
I'll be adding more to this list in the future. Minimum order is $12 for both domestic & International seed orders. Additional cactus seed buying options now on Cactus 1&2 pages.

Hesperaloe parviflora, "Texas Red Yucca", 30"H x 72"W
( ex. cultivation, origin: Edwards Plateau, Texas into northern Mexico ), From SW Idaho cultivated specimen plants, Hardiness: Z7a-10a, Long leaves margined with curly hairs form broad, dense clumps. Tall flower stalks with red-pink bell flowers attractive to hummingbirds.
Flickr photo gallery link:, this will open a new window, 2 pictures: Here
Seeds are warm to hot weather germinating at 70-90 degrees F and take 3-6 weeks to sprout.
2 offers, 100 seeds for $4.00 each, 500 seeds for $18.00 each.
Yucca baccata, "Banana Yucca", 18"H x 72"W
Santa Fe Co., NM, 7000 feet. Hardiness: Z5b-8b.  Green leathery leaves on rosettes forming large broad clumps. This population with burgundy flower buds opening to white on short stalks followed by banana like seed pods.
Seeds are warm to hot weather germinating at 70-90 degrees F and take 3-6 weeks to sprout.
1 offer, 50 seeds for $6.00 each.

Yucca baccata, 50 seeds, $6.00
Yucca baccata, 50 seeds, $6.00
Yucca baccata var. vespertina, "Blue Leaved Banana Yucca", 36"H x 72"W
Lincoln Co., NV, 4800 feet. Hardiness: Zone 6a-9a. Powdery blue leaved rosettes forming broad clumps. White flowers on short stalks followed by banana like seed pods.
Flickr photo gallery link, this will open a new window, 4 pictures: Here
Seeds are warm to hot weather germinating at 70-90 degrees F and take 3-6 weeks to sprout.
1 offer, 100 seeds for $6.00 each.
Yucca brevifolia, "Joshua Tree", 180"H x 180"W
Lincoln Co., NV, 5000 feet. Hardiness: Zone 6a-9a, This is one of the northernmost populations and should  have excellent cold hardiness. Many plants exhibit a more compact growth habit, often described as var. jaegeriana, however this is not consistent within the population.
Flickr photo gallery link, this will open a new window, 5 pictures: Here
Seeds are warm to hot weather germinating at 70-90 degrees F and take 3-6 weeks to sprout.
2 offers, 100 seeds for $6.00 each or 500 seeds for $27.00 each.
Yucca brevifolia, 100 seeds, $6.00
Yucca brevifolia, 100 seeds, $6.00
Yucca brevifolia, 500 seeds, $27.00
Yucca brevifolia, 500 seeds, $27.00
Yucca brevifolia, "Joshua Tree", 180"H x 180"W
Esmeralda Co., NV, 5300 feet. Hardiness: Zone 6a-9a. Another hardy population here at the northernmost limits with cold snowy winters.
Flickr photo gallery link, this will open a new window, 3 pictures: Here
Seeds are warm to hot weather germinating at 70-90 degrees F and take 3-6 weeks to sprout.
2 offers, 100 seeds for $6.00 each or 500 seeds for $27.00 each.
Yucca brevifolia, 100 seeds, $6.00
Yucca brevifolia, 100 seeds, $6.00
Yucca brevifolia, 500 seeds, $27.00
Yucca brevifolia, 500 seeds, $27.00
Yucca elata, "Soaptree Yucca", 180"H x 84"W
Socorro Co., NM, 5200 feet. Hardiness: Zone 6a-9a. The state flower of New Mexico. Tall branching plants on rocky windswept ridges. Cold winters.
Seeds are warm to hot weather germinating at 70-90 degrees F and take 3-6 weeks to sprout.
1 offer, 100 seeds for $6.00 each.
Yucca elata, 100 seeds, $6.00
Yucca elata, 100 seeds, $6.00
Yucca utahensis ( = elata var. utahensis ), "Utah Yucca", 60"H x 48"W
Lincoln, Co., NV, 5800 feet. Hardiness: Zone 5a-8a. Smaller rosettes with bright green, hairy leaves. In cultivation the plants become much larger, forming short trunks and branching heavily after flowering. In habitat plants can be confused with Yucca angustissima with only minor differences in leaf structure
( shorter, thicker ) and flowering inflorescence ( also shorter than angustissima ).
Flickr photo gallery link, this will open a new window, 2 pictures: Here
Seeds are warm to hot weather germinating at 70-90 degrees F and take 3-6 weeks to sprout.
1 offer, 50 seeds for $6.00 each.
Yucca utahensis, 50 seed, $6.00
Yucca utahensis, 50 seed, $6.00
Hesperaloe parviflora, 100 seed, $4.00
Hesperaloe parviflora, 100 seed, $4.00
Hesperaloe parviflora, 500 seed, $18.00
Hesperaloe parviflora, 500 seed, $18.00

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Agave parryi sold out. More
In cultivation

Agave parryi var. neomexicana
sold out. More In cultivation

Yucca elata sold out.

Yucca nana sold out. More
In cultivation. Next availability
fall 2021.

Yucca utahensis sold out. More
In cultivation

Yucca schottii sold out.

Yucca torreyi sold out.

Hesperaloe parviflora sold out.

Agave toumeyana ssp. bella sold out. More in cultivation.