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Blue Beaked Yucca

Yucca rostrata

SKU
02556
Striking blue-green leaves form a dense crown emerging from the base. Gradually develops a short, robust trunk as the plant matures. Use as a bold architectural element in the garden. Excellent container specimen. Evergreen.
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Once established, water if very dry.

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Botanical PronunciationYUK-uh roh-STRAY-tuh
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing; reaches 6 to 15 ft. tall, 8 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water if very dry.

Thrives in average to lean, well-drained soil, with an alkaline pH. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish root system, allowing soil to dry slightly between intervals. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drought. Fertilize sparingly and prune away old, unsightly foliage in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10

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