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Yucca ‘Color Guard’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


This striking yellow-centered foliage makes a great addition to the garden. In the winter the yellow stripes turn an awesome coral color. Creamy white, fragrant flowers on large spikes in late summer.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 20″ / 24″ / 48″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): August

SKU: YUCCOLGUA Categories: ,
Family Agavaceae
Genus Yucca
species filamentosa
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time August
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Green, Yellow
Dormancy --
Exposure Full Sun
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? It has yellow centered leaves, which turn pink and coral in winter.
Landscape Value Pretty and clean looking year round and so colorful. Use in your sunny garden in containers, as an accent, on banks.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Evergreen
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 20" / 24" / 48"
Soil (Garden) Well drained, average mineral.
Water (Garden) Low water needs. Drainage a necessity.
Special Uses Award Winners, Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Winter Color
Comments Annual rate of growth is less then 12".
Water (Greenhouse) Dry completely between waterings.
EC 0.5 – 2.5
pH 6.0 – 7.2
Fertility Needs 75 – 100 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 10 – 12 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Long Day
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