Giant Yucca

Yucca elephantipes

Spineless Yucca

Yucca elephantipes HRM2
by Cillas (CC BY-SA 4.0)
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Yucca elephantipes HRM2
by Cillas (CC BY-SA 4.0)
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Large shrub or tree species with an upright growth habit and multiple trunks. Typically this species doesn't branch much, producing hard, leathery, strap-shaped foliage up to 1m in length. Flowers are only produced on mature plants, these are arranged on spikes and are coloured cream-white.
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Planning

Difficulty

Moderate

Flowering time

Summer, Autumn

Special features

Attractive leaves

Special features

Origin

Central America.

Environment

Light

Full Sun

Soil moisture

Dry

Soil type

Loam, Sand

Soil PH preference

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Frost hardiness

Tender

Personality

Family

Asparagaceae

Flower colour

White, Cream
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