Yucca rostrata, also known as the Beaked Yucca, is called the Queen of the Yucca. It is the most popular xeriscape Yucca.
Features narrow flexible blueish or green leaves that grow 3 feet long. Can be single or multi trunked.
- mature size: 6′-12′
- grows well in full sun to partial shade with good drainage
- can handle down to -10ºF
- heat tolerant
- drought tolerant
- transplants easily and is adaptable to various conditions
- soft texture makes it suitable for poolside, sidewalks, and other high traffic areas
- excellent focal point or centerpiece in landscape, creating the classic southwestern, Mediterranean or tropical atmosphere.
- when flowering has large clusters of creamy white flowers on a tall stalk
- also works well in large containers, such as clay pots for patios decoration