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Yucca glauca

Phonetic Spelling
YUK-ah GLAW-kah
Description

Native to southwestern US.

Wildlife Value: Particularly resistant to damage by deer.

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#cpp#deer resistant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#cpp#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Yucca
    Species:
    glauca
    Family:
    Asparagaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Southwestern USA
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Habit/Form:
    Erect
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Mountains
    Piedmont
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Green
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Size:
    > 6 inches
    Flower Description:
    Greenish white bell-shaped flowers on 3-4.5 ft.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    White
    Leaf Shape:
    Lanceolate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    > 6 inches
    Leaf Description:
    A low cluster of leaves; one or more erect crowns. Sharp pointed leaves, 1-2.5' long. Inrolled margins with white filaments.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer