Chapparal Yucca

Hesperoyucca whipplei 'RBG'

One of the best yuccas for low maintenance, drought resistant landscaping. Develops a dense rosette of sage green leaves with a distinctive silver-gray cast. Use as a bold architectural element in containers or low water borders. Mature plants produce clusters of bell-shaped creamy-white flowers, sometimes tinged with purple, drooping on branched spikes. Evergreen.
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Full sun

Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Average Size at MaturitySlow growing to 2-3 ft. tall and 3-4 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeCreamy white flowers late spring to summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11

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