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Yucca thompsoniana

Thompson Yucca
Scientific NameYucca thompsoniana
Common NameThompson Yucca
HabitCactus/Succulent, Perennial
Growth FormEvergreen, simple leaf complexity.
Forb/herb Shrub/Tree
Mature SizeHeight: 3-8′
FlowersWhite. Bloom Time: April, May
HardinessZones 6-9
Sun RequirementsFull Sun
Water RequirementsDry
Soil RequirementsRocky soils
Other InfoNative to United States.
Many yuccas get unkempt, with shaggy, brown leaves hanging down;
Thompson yucca stays better looking than that.
It will adapt to any soil and reflected heat.
Additional PhotosThompson Yucca