Yucca in bloom
Photo by Moriori, public domain

Yucca

Yucca spp.


ZONE HARDINESS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
SPACE REQUIREMENTS
- - -
HEIGHT REQUIREMENTS
- - -
SUN REQUIREMENTS
1 50 100

Evergreen sword-like leaves. Drought tolerant and heat tolerant shrub requires dry and rocky soils, attractive to butterflies.

This plant has a fire-resistance score of 8, meaning it should be planted 30 feet or greater from your home. Idaho Firewise:

https://gardentronic.com/blog/idaho-firewise-protect-your-home-wildfires/

Idaho Firewise recommends these: Great Plains Yucca, (Y. glauca) and 'Ivory Tower' Yucca (Y. filamentosa)

These plants have a fire-resistance score of 7, meaning it should be planted 40 feet or greater from your home. Idaho Firewise: http://idahofirewise.org/


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PLANT DETAILS


NAME
Yucca, Adam's needle, Spanish bayonet
TYPE
Succulent
HEIGHT
4-8 feet
SPACING
2-3 feet

ZONE HARDINESS
5-10

SUN REQUIREMENTS
Full sun

ΒLOOM TIME
Early Summer