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Yucca flaccida ‘Golden Sword’

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  • Yucca flaccida ‘Golden Sword’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • Yucca flaccida ‘Golden Sword’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019

Features

  • BloomsJuly to August
  • Height0.3m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourCream-white
  • Leaf ColourDark blue-green
  • AwardsRHS Garden Merit

Description

Yucca flaccida ‘Golden Sword’. This species is a clump forming shrub; basal rosettes of lance-shaped dark blue-green leaves are produced. The flowers are bell-shaped white blooms in upright panicles from mid and late summer.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Fragrant

Origin

USA, Mexico, West Indies

Interest and use

Specimen

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  • Yucca flaccida ‘Golden Sword’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Sandy
  • Soil pH6.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They grow well with low humidity; they prefer full sun and sandy soil with good drainage. It is suckering.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds, cuttings or suckers in spring.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Leaf spot

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