Yucca filifera

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Common name: Giant Yucca

One of the largest and fastest growing of all the tree Yuccas, native to northeastern Mexico and can reach a height of about 10m tall. The trunks can get to oak like proportions and will eventually branch after flowering. The leaves are 30-45 cm long 2-2,4 cm wide, green/grey in colour, with slim margins brown fibrous hence the name filifera


  • Hardiness  H4: hardy through most of the UK (-10 to -5)
  • Position/Aspect  Full sun preferred but will tolerate some shade, but free draining soil is essential
  • Drought tolerance  Very good
  • Size Up to 10 meters
  • Grown at the Kent nursery Yes!