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Yucca rigida
Common Name: Rigid Blue Yucca Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

Yucca rigida is a dramatic, trunk-forming, hardy species with a crown of stiff, sword-like, powder blue leaves first forming a low rosette and very slowly developing a trunk with age. White clusters of flowers rise 2-3 feet above the foliage. Resembles Y. rostrata but with much stiffer leaves. Hot sunny spots with good drainage. Photo: Wikipedia.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Native Habitat:
The American Southwest, arid, desert conditions at elevation.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypeShrub Secondary Bloom Colour
Height6-10' Bloom TimeSummer
Spread3-5' FragranceNo
Light ExposureSun Foliage ColourBluish Green
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Stem Colour
Hardiness7-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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