The genus Yucca includes about 40 species from the USA, Mexico, Guatemala and Cuba. Rostrata is one of those species, native to Mexico. This erect tree, with slow growth, reaches a height of 5 m and a width of 3 m. Hairy Stipe crowned with soft, narrow leaves, 40 to 60 cm, bluish green. Flowering in May. White flowers, in ears of 30 to 70 cm. Rustic up to -17 ° C. To plant in normal, dry, well-drained soil. Sun exposure, hot and sheltered from cold winds. THE + PRODUCTS Tree with medium development and very slow growth. Rare plant with a lot of charm. This plant is hardy up to -20 ° C. However, protect against frost in cold regions. Plant this tree with very slow growth, with certain charm, with its soft foliage, bluish green in the ground or in tank. Rustic up to -17 ° C. To protect however frost in cold regions
Common name: Yucca rostrata
Origin of the species: Mexico
Type of soil: Normal, Dry
Cold resistances: Yes
Cold resistance comments: -15 to -20 ° C
Average size at maturity (cm): H 500 W 300 cm
Port of the plant:Erected
Weight of the packaged product (Kg): NC
Flowering period: From May to June
Comments on flowering period: Flowering late spring
Flower shape:In spikes
Scented flowering: No
Foliage type: Persistent
Decorative foliage: Yes
Foliage comments: Bluish green foliage. Soft leaves.
Planting period: From April to June
Comments on planting period: Plant in the spring
Recommended contribution to planting: Planting soil in the garden; Organic amendment
CARE AND MAINTENANCE
Watering: Rich watering at the plantation. Plant resistant to drought
Nutrition: Complete fertilizer from the vegetation
resistedto diseases: Yes
Period of size: From July to August
Comments on size period: After flowering, cut the flower stalks.
PERIOD OF SALE
Period of sale: From January to December
Commentary period of sale: The climatic hazards can shift flowering and therefore the availability of flowering plants, as well as periods of strong frosts.
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