Description: This Mexican native is a tough and beautiful addition to any garden. A fast growing and extremely hardy plant, it has lovely shiny recurved sculptured variegated foliage with golden edges. The flower spikes are 3m high and have spectacular golden flowers. Used in garden beds or pots. Protect from heavy frost, will handle moist or dry conditions. Beware, it has 2cm sharp black spines on the end of its soft fleshy leaves that should be handled with care.