Pineapple Express is a cross between a manfreda and agave, this hybrid has dark spiky leaves with burgundy spots. The more sun this plant receives the burgundy spots become more showy. With leaves 1" wide and tightly packed it gives it a look of the top of a pineapple. Growing only 9-10" tall with a 16-18" spread this plant will work on any patio are garden. This Managave can freeze so it does best in a pot.