Curve Leaf Yucca, Pendulous Yucca, Weeping Yucca, Spanish Dagger, Moundlily Yucca, Soft Tipped Yucca
Yucca gloriosa 'Lone Star'

Family: Agavaceae (ah-gav-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Yucca (YUK-uh) (Info)
Species: gloriosa (glo-ree-OH-suh) (Info) (glo-ree-OH-suh) (Info)
Cultivar: Lone Star

Category:

Shrubs

Foliage Color:

Blue-Green

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Fayetteville, Pennsylvania

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Mar 27, 2014, Hikaro_Takayama from Fayetteville, PA (Zone 6b) wrote:

I have bought two of these fine, robust yuccas at a nursery in Chincoteague, VA and brought them up to our house in PA. One was purchased in Aug, 2012, kept in my garage over winter (because we weren't able to move in to house until November) and planted in the spring of 2013 (March) and the other was purchased in late July and planted in August (after we came back from our annual vacation).

They both have sailed through the past winter, which was the coldest one we've had in the past 20 years, with little or no damage to their leaves. During said winter, the local nursery & garden center 2 miles up the road recorded a low temp of -15 degrees on their monitoring station, which is SUPPOSED to be 15 degrees lower than the plant can survive, according to most literature. In ... read more