Adam's Needle

Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard' Asparagaceae

Other names

Spoonleaf Yucca, Needle Palm

Growth habit

Shrub

Perennation

Long-lived polycarpic perennial

Location

Conifer Slope, North Walk

Source of plant

Plant Delights, Garden Crossings, Avant Gardens, Klyn Nurseries

Description

Gold-centered variegated yucca whose center coloration brightens to a creamy-gold in mid-summer. Each 3' clump of foliage is topped with 6' stalks of white flowers in spring.

USDA Hardiness Zone

4

Special characteristics

foliage characteristics