Yucca faxoniana

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Common name: Spanish Dagger

A large Yucca possibly the largest with the thickest trunk of any Yucca, with a dense crown of stiff, wide, olive green leaves. You need to give this one space as it’s spread can be 1-2 meters across Native to the mountains of northeastern Mexico and Texas it is certinly one to try given adequate drainage like many of the hardy Yucca. A truly fabulous Yucca


  • Hardiness  H4: hardy through most of the UK (-10 to -5) but much lower if dry
  • Position/Aspect  Full sun and free draining soil…and space!
  • Drought tolerance  Very good
  • Size 6-8 Meters
  • Grown at the Kent nursery Yes!