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Flaccid Leaf Yucca Yucca flaccida

Other Common Name(s):

Description

Drought tolerant; native to portions of southeastern US.

Wildlife Value: Particularly resistant to damage by deer.

Cultivars:
Tags:
#evergreen#cpp#deer resistant
Cultivars:
Tags:
#evergreen#cpp#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Yucca
    Species:
    flaccida
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Shape:
    Lanceolate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    > 6 inches
    Leaf Description:
    Sword-like leaves; 1-1.7 ft. long; bends downward; thread-like fibers on margin
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer