Yucca Rostrata (Yucca rostrata)
Blue Yucca (Yucca Rostrata)
Drought tolerant plants can be beautiful, just look at the evergreen Yucca Rostrata. With its slender, blue-gray leaves, showy creamy white flowers in the summer, and low maintenance features, Yucca Rostrata or "Blue Yucca" is an ideal tree-like yucca plant perfect for use as a focal point in your Southwestern landscape or garden architecture. People looking for a fast-growing, drought-resistant plant with stunning features will find much to love about this Yucca Rostrata.
Originating from Central America, this multi-headed Yucca tree is able to reach heights of up to 10 feet, bringing eye-level beauty to any landscape and garden. This popular Yucca tree can be found all across the Southwest, whether you live in coastal regions or desert environments. Since it is drought-resistant, the hardy Yucca Rostrata will require very little water and thrives in a full sun environment, something we get plenty of here in the Southwest. People may want to have this versatile Yucca tree planted in the front yard or backyard of their property to show off the beautiful, thick, "blue velvet-like" blades that make the Yucca Rostrata tree so sought after on landscapes across the Southwest.
Even the most inexperienced landscaper can take care of this beautiful Yucca tree and watch it thrive year after year. Low water requirement, minimal care, and low maintenance mean that you really do not need to do much once this Yucca Rostrata yucca tree is firmly established in your landscape or garden. Over time, there will be a "skirt" of dead foliage on the trunk and you might be tempted to remove it. However, many people choose to keep the foliage on due to its naturally attractive look.
The striking looks of this Yucca Rostrata will beautify your garden and landscape all year long. Thanks to our large inventory of drought-tolerant trees, you can enjoy the beautiful look of a mature Yucca Rostrata today.
Heat and drought tolerant
Easy to grow