Scientific Name: Yucca filamentosa (incl. hybrid cvs.) Form: Round
Common Name:yucca, Adam's needle, palm lily Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:AsparagaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Leathery, Parallel venation, Glabrous, Lanceolate, Linear, Entire
Flowers: Panicle, (Floriferous), White, Jun- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Capsule, Aborted (hybrids) or absent, Brown, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Container planting, Group or mass planting, Rock garden, Specimen plant, Attract butterflies
Key ID Features:Evergreen, grass-like clumping habit; leaves thick, sword-like with threads on margins; inflorescence a panicle with large (5-7 cm) florets each with 6 white tepals.