Dwarf Harriman's Yucca

Yucca harrimaniae x nana

This diminutive clustering yucca forms compact rosettes of narrow leaves with tiny hair-like filaments. Older plants often develop a short trunk. Hardy, heat and drought tolerant, highly adaptable and easy to grow. Ideal for harsh, arid climates, in a container, rock garden or xeric landscape.
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Full sun

Once established needs only occasional water.

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Average Size at MaturityRosettes reach 12 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeWhite bell-shaped flowers in summer
Design IdeasDiminutive yet with striking architectural form this is a superb plant for featuring in smaller gardens or containers, particularly suited to modern garden designs, though equally useful in a a rustic succulent collection or xeric landscape, Plant in groups for exceptional effect. Feature in containers, paired simply with gravel, colored glass or smooth stones for striking texture and contrast. Mass on small banks to spice up ordinary erosion control plantings.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGray-green
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureDwarf Plant, Easy Care, Naturalizes Well, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established needs only occasional water.

Provide lean, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. A slow-release fertilizer may be applied in spring. Requires little care once established.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10

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