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Yucca recurvifolia
Common Name: Soft Leaf Yucca Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)

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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.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Dunes and sandy soils of the South Atlantic and Gulf coastal plain from Georgia to Louisiana.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-6'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourBluish Green 
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6b-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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