A small genus of Mexican plants.
Urbinia agavoides. Forms a compact rosette with a short thick. The are about 2 inches in length, very fleshy, pale green with brown tips.
Thebright orange, tipped with yellow. There is a monstrous variety, U. agavoides cristata. Urbinia purpusii. Forms a small rosette of dark green leaves marked all over with fine brown spots, with a brown line down the centre of both sides of each . Flowers, carmine.