Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard'

Color Guard Adam's Needle, Yucca

$11.81 | 1 G | 19 Avail. | $11.81

1 G Weight: 25.0 lb



Item added to cart!

Color Guard Adam’s Needle is a nearly stemless evergreen shrub with large, slightly arching, sword-like foliage that has creamy-gold centers and dark green margins.  Long curly white strings can be found at the leaf margins.  A central stalk rises in summer bearing long panicles of fragrant creamy-white flowers.  Best color with full sun and well-drained soils. Surprisingly tolerate of partial shade.  Heat and drought tolerant.

Yucca filamentosa is a southwest native that hosts the Yucca Giant-Skipper and the Cofaqui Giant Skipper butterflies.  The nectar provides for hummingbirds and other moths and butterflies, while the berries are eaten by small mammals.

Type: 

Shrub

Height: 

3' - 6'

Spread: 

2’ - 3'

Spacing: 

2'

USDA Hardiness Zone: 

4 - 10

Culture: 

Full SunPart Sun

Bloom Color: 

White

Season of Interest: 

Summer, Year-Round

MAINTENANCE NEEDS:  Low Maintenance.  Water regularly.  Prune as needed immediately after flowering.
LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersNaturalized AreasWoodland GardensRock Gardens, Xeriscape, and Containers.

COMPANION PLANTS:  Russian Sage, Sedum, Yarrow

 

img

Added to cart successfully!