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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
My best friend 9/15/1998-12/19/2014

On Friday the 19th of December I had to lay to rest my best friend, aside from my wife and son, and the only employee I ever had. Nikki found me when she was about 11 weeks old the week of Thanksgivin…

Madagascar highlights – part 2

Akory e (pronounced ah-coo- ray or ah-coo-ree) means hello. I tried to learn a little Malagasy while there, but it was quite frustrating as there seemed to be inconsistencies in the pronunciation of m…


  • February 5, 2015Madagascar- A World Renowned Island of Megadiversity
  • April 2, 2015Agaves: Living Sculptures

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