YUCCA filamentosa ‘Color Guard’

The graceful arching leaves are luminously marked by a broad cream to gold stripe down the middle of the leaf.  Selected from a native species.

Product Description

YUCCA filamentosa ‘Color Guard’- Color Guard Yucca

The graceful arching green leaves are luminously marked by a cream gold stripe down the middle. Long flower stalks rise above the foliage in mid-summer with creamy white bell-shaped flowers. The depth of color in the blades intensify in the cold of winter and contrasts beautifully against the snow in a winter garden. Tolerant of urban pollution, salt spray and drought. Native to U.S..

Sun: Full Sun/ Part Shade

Soil: Average, Well-Drained

Size: Height 2ft, Width 2ft

Zone: 5

Flower: Creamy white, nodding, fragrant spikes 4-6′ long

Bloom Time: Mid-Summer

Attributes: Native to U.S., Showy Flower, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Salt Tolerant