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Joshua Tree

Yucca brevifolia

Also known as

Yucca Palm, Tree Yucca, Yucca

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

9m

Max

3m

2m

Min

1m

Flowering

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Joshua Tree Overview

This evergreen species of tree is known as the Joshua tree and grows to about 9m. It is often branching with fissured bark. The leaves are lance-shaped to linear. The flowers are green tinged with yellow and malodorous.

How to propagate Joshua Tree

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds, cuttings or suckers in spring.

Seed

Suckers

Other uses of Joshua Tree

Makes excellent container plants. Grown for the architectural value of their bold leaves. Suitable for coastal conditions.