YUCCA

All Flower AUG-OCT

Genus of about 40 species of rosette-forming or woody-based perennials (some species monocarpic), evergreen shrubs and erect, eventually spreading evergreen trees from hot, dry places such as deserts, sand dunes and plains in North and Central America and the West Indies.

Used mainly as architectural accent plants.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • White
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Tall Shrub
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    CAUTION - sharp spines- be mindful of eyes, especially if grown by paths or in pots.Grown for lance-shaped leaves and large, bell-shaped flowers, usually on erect stems
    Pests & Diseases
    Leaf spot, aphids can infest flowers
    Place of origin
    Dry regions of North and Central America and West Indies
  • Soil Conditions
    Alkaline / Chalk loving
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (Harmeful to pets if eaten)
    May cause skin allergy
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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Yucca - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of YUCCA

YUCCA aloifolia

YUCCA aloifolia

Spanish bayonet

sharply pointed evergreen sword-shaped leaves. Bell-shaped white flowers, sometimes purple-tinted

 
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£17.50 each 
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YUCCA filamentosa

YUCCA filamentosa

Adam's needle, Silk grass, Spoonleaf yucca

dwarfish yucca with white flowers

 
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£17.50 each 
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YUCCA filamentosa 'Bright Edge'

YUCCA filamentosa 'Bright Edge'

Adam's needle, Silk grass, Spoonleaf yucca

leaves with a narrow golden-yellow margin

 
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YUCCA filamentosa 'Color Guard'

YUCCA filamentosa 'Color Guard'

green edged leaves with a central pale yellow stripe. Panicles of creamy-white bell-shaped flowers

 
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£17.50 each 
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YUCCA filamentosa 'Garland's Gold'

YUCCA filamentosa 'Garland's Gold'

Adam's needle, Silk grass, Spoonleaf yucca

long pointed green leaves with a wide yellow centre

 
£17.50 each 
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YUCCA flaccida 'Golden Sword'

YUCCA flaccida 'Golden Sword'

yellow-green margined leaves

 
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YUCCA gloriosa

YUCCA gloriosa

Adam's needle, Candle yucca, Palm lily

stiff, strongest spine tipped green leaves. Huge flower spikes of creamy-white flowers when mature

 
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£17.50 each 
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also Large
£60.00 each 
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YUCCA gloriosa 'Variegata'

YUCCA gloriosa 'Variegata'

Adam's needle, Candle yucca, Palm lily

yellow margined leaves

 
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£17.50 each 
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Large
£60.00  
YUCCA rostrata 'Sapphire Skies'

YUCCA rostrata 'Sapphire Skies'

forms a large rosette of narrow, grey-blue leaves. Bell-shaped creamy-white flowers borne in panicles on tall stems

 
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£22.50 each 
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YUCCA whipplei

YUCCA whipplei

Our Lord's candle

a hardy species with long narrow spine tipped leaves. Greenish-white flower spikes edged pink

 
Large
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£45.00 each 
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