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Browse latest publications and over 50 species for sale in Starr Nursery’s online catalog. Whether you are an experienced grower looking to fill some way cool decorative pots with unusual agaves or cacti, an amateur enthusiast looking to pick up a few plants or expand your knowledge of low water use plants, or add to your backyard landscape with some of the coolest xerophytic plants out there,  we are sure to have your needs covered.



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Awesome Agave Blog

Get the latest news and photos from the world of agaves and cool North American cacti  through Starr Nursery’s Awesome Agave blog. We will post photos and observations from our various field expeditions throughout the desert southwest and Mexico.



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Latest News and Upcoming Events

Check out upcoming plant sales, talks and lectures, and book events here. Don’t miss out on appearances by Starr Nursery in Southern Arizona and throughout the greater Southwest United States.



Latest from the blog
Yucca queretaroensis – part 2

On a recent trip with Brian Kemble and Jeff Chemnick to east central Mexico and the states of Hidalgo, Queretaro, Guanajuato, San Luis Potosi and Tamaulipas, I had the good fortune to further examine…

Agave turneri in the Sierra Cucapá – part 2

We pick up the tale of Agave turneri on the afternoon of the first day of my visit to the Sierra Cucapá with cactologist Peter Breslin. I had visited the east side of the Sierra Cucapá twice before…


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