Plant Catalog - YUCCA ELEPHANTIPES
Yucca elephantipes, Y. gigantea
An evergreen succulent that forms a tall, multi-branching tree. Powder-green leaves are flexible, sword-shaped, and pointed. Tan, spent leaves remain drooping downward below the rosettes. Large clusters of white, bell-shaped flowers rise up in early summer, followed by capsule-type fruits.
USDA zones: 7 - 11
Sunset zones: 12, 13, 16, 17, 19 - 24; H1, H2
Mature size: 15 - 30 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: low water