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Common Name:
Adam's Needle Yucca
Type:
Shrub
Family:
AGAVACEAE
Genus:
Yucca
Species:
filimentosa
Cultivar:
Hardiness Zone:
5
Height:
3-4 ft.
Spread:
1-3 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Growth Habit:
Round
Light Needs:
Full Sun
Water Needs:
Moderate
Drought Tolerance:
High
Flowers:
Y
Flower Color:
White
Foliage Color:
Green
Comments:
Upright growth of inflorescence
  Plant Characteristics
  Barrier: Provides visual or physical barrier
  Coastal Salt: Tolerates sandy soil and/or salt spray
  Green Roof: Has shallow root system and drought tolerance suitable for a green roof
  Mass Plant: Good growth form for landscape mass planting
  Pool Side: Grows well around high traffic areas and landscapes with themes
  Specimen: Grows well as a focal point or standing alone in the landscape
  Deer Resist: Deer will not eat or disturb these plants
  Wet Area: Grows well around ponds, creeks, rivers, bogs, or slowly draining wetlands
  Waterwise: Tolerates little to no watering once established
  Year Round: Is an evergreen and not deciduous; retains foliage year round