Yucca rostrata Growing Guide

How to Grow Beaked yucca in your Garden

Beaked yucca

Yucca rostrata and park benches photograph by Megan Hansen.

Quick Yucca rostrata Growing and Care Guide

  • Scientific name: Yucca rostrata
  • Common Name: Beaked yucca
  • Growing Zone (USA): 05 to 10
  • Life Cycle/Type: Perennial, Succulents and Cacti

Plant Details

  • Plant Height (Inches): 12 to 60
  • Plant Spread (Inches):
  • Time of Bloom: Late summer and early autumn
  • Color of Bloom: Creamy white, purple tinge
  • Leaf Foliage Detail: Blue, Green, Silvery
  • Growth Form: Upright / erect

Ideal Growing Conditions

  • Best Light Conditions: Partially shady to full sunlight
  • Rate of Growth: Grows slowly
  • Suitable Soil Types: Clay, Loamy, Neutral, Sandy, Well drained
  • Moisture: Moist

Caring Conditions

  • Level of Maintenance: Low
  • Propagation:
  • How to Prune:
  • Pests:
  • Diseases:

Further Information

  • Can Attact:
  • Tolerant of: Deer, Drought
  • Best used in: Border, Rock garden, Specimen
  • Miscellaneous : North American native
  • Genus Detail: Yucca
  • Further Reading: Here and Here

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