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Yucca gloriosa. Spanish dagger. Non-native evergreen succulent. Often used as a houseplant. Full sun/part shade. Best if out of worst heat. Slow/moderate grower.


Yucca Gloriosa 'Variegata', Variegated Spanish Dagger, Yucca gloriosa 'Aureovariegata'


Cheap, easy and quick to propagate from cuttings, Yucca aloifolia 'Spanish Bayonet', Yucca treculeana 'Spanish Dagger', or even Yucca brevifolia 'Joshua Tree', are great security hedges. They have beautiful and exotically bazaar, stiff leaves, hence the nickname, "Burlars' Nightmare." Their flowers are edible. Read this for for one example of how to use them:

from The Lost World Nursery

Yucca gloriosa variegata

Yucca gloriosa variegata – The Lost World Nursery

Yucca gloriosa, native to SE US, planted by Jekyll with rosemary and low-growing china roses


Variegated Mound-lily Soapwort for sale buy Yucca gloriosa 'Variegata'


Yucca gloriosa - Spanish Dagger, Roman Candle is an evergreen, medium-sized…

Yucca gloriosa - Spanish dagger