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Plains Yucca

Yucca glauca
SKU: HC016249
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Overview
Yucca glauca (Plains Yucca) is a spiny succulent withs stiff, evergreen leaves radiating out from a central rosette. Mature plants bloom in late spring with showy spikes of large ivory flowers. Later in the season, the seeds ripen in large woody pods held on upright stems. Easy-to-grow and long lived. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric). 16-20" tall x 24-36" wide.
key features
Botanical Name
Yucca glauca
Advantages
Native, Deer Resistant
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Waterwise
Mature Height
16-20" tall
Mature Spread
24-36" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer

Description

16-20" tall x 24-36" wide. Yucca glauca, a hallmark plant of the western Great Plains, is a spiny succulent with stiff, evergreen leaves radiating out from a central rosette. Mature Plains Yucca plants bloom in late spring with showy spikes of large ivory flowers. Later in the season, the seeds ripen in large woody pods held on upright stems. Easy-to-grow and long lived, this native species is excellent for planting with blue grama grass and other prairie wildflowers.
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