Yucca recurvifolia is native to the southeastern United States (Georgia to Louisiana) and will develop into a large trunked plant up to six feet in height over time. The foliage is blue green and has a soft, graceful arch that gives this species a distinctive look. Tall candelabra spikes of creamy white flowers top mature plants in midsummer. Also known as Yucca pendula.
Common Name: Soft Leaf Yucca
Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6b-10
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Dunes and sandy soils of the South Atlantic and Gulf coastal plain from Georgia to Louisiana.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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