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Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Guard’

  • Common Name
    Adam’s Needle
  • CA Native
    Non-native
  • Plant Type
    Succulent
  • Size
    3’ High, 3’ Wide
  • Flower Color
    Creamy White
  • Bloom Time
    • Summer
  • Leaves
    Variegated Green and White
  • Evergreen
    Evergreen
  • Deer Resistant
    Rarely Damaged
  • Wildlife Value
    • Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
    • Hummingbirds
  • Growth Rate
    Slow
  • Hardiness
    Hardy
  • Adverse Growth Factors
    None
  • Special Features
    • Low Maintenance
    • Showy Flowers
    • Specimen
  • Water Use
    • Drought Tolerant
  • Soil pH
    6.5-7.5 (neutral)
  • Exposure
    • Full Sun
    • Partial Shade
    • Shade
  • Soil Type
    Not Particular
  • Drainage
    Good Drainage
  • Description and Cultural Plant Tips

    Moderate sized specimen plant.  Flower stalk is 2' - 4' and flowers hang like bells.  The flower stalk can last for weeks.  All season interest.

     

  • Master Gardener Comments

    This plant is very bright and is great for lightening up partially shady areas of your garden

     

  • Varietals
    N / A