Mexican Grass Tree
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||das-il-LIR-ee-on lon-JIS-ee-mum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 4 to 6 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late spring through summer on mature plants.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Bottlebrush (Callistemon); Agave (Agave); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Yucca (Yucca); Strawberry Tree (Arbutus); Creeping Juniper (Juniperus)|
Requires loose, well-draining soil; does not tolerate soggy conditions. Provide shelter from harsh afternoon sun in extremely hot regions. Water regularly during first few growing seasons to develop an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate dry spells. Requires very little maintenance.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11