Yucca rigidaItem #7401 USDA Hardiness Zone: 7 - 10
A trunk-forming yucca that grows to 12 feet tall, with minimal branching near the top. Its distinctive powder blue leaves have a pronounced spine at the tip. Do not plant near human and pet traffic. In the summer the blue foliage is complemented by a showy 5 to 6 foot stalk of white flowers. For best growth, provide supplemental water in the summer, and plant in well-drained soils.
- DetailPlant type:Cactus/SucculentDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Reaches 12 ft. tall, 5 ft. wide.Special features:Deer Resistant, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, WaterwiseFoliage color:Blue-greenBlooms:SummerFlower color:WhiteFlower attributesShowy Flowers
- CareCare InformationThrives in fast-draining, average to lean soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply a slow-release fertilizer before new growth begins in spring..Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.