Few plants are as popular as Yucca, also known as palm lily. This plant has a rugged appearance and is often associated with a desert or prairie. The low maintenance nature of Yucca makes it popular as a houseplant and the graceful and pointed leaves give a room a fresh look. Yucca is a very popular plant for a reason. The plant does very well both indoors and outdoors and you do not have to worry about it much. Do you also want a Yucca in your garden or living room? View the entire MyPalmShop range.
Yuccas come in many different varieties. Each species has different properties and requires different care. Which Yucca would you choose?
Yucca rupicola is a small plant with leaves that grow on the plant in clusters. When the plant is a bit older, the leaves turn. This gives Yucca rupicola its distinctive look. In addition, this Yucca produces beautiful white flowers.
Yucca schidigera is known for its extraordinary winter hardiness. This plant easily survives temperatures down to -20 ° C. Chances are that you can leave Yucca schidigera outside unprotected during the entire Dutch winter. This plant is also praised for its medicinal properties.
Yucca gloriosa is a beautiful exotic plant for the garden or on your patio. The yellow and green leaves make this palm lily really stand out. This Yucca is also fairly hardy and therefore very suitable for the Dutch climate. In addition, beautiful white flowers grow on the tall flower stems in July and August.
Yucca aloifolia is also known as the Purpurea because of the dark purple parts on the leaves. This Yucca has thorns on the tips of the leaves and a decorative trunk. The flowers that grow on Yucca aloifolia are white with purple and would look beautiful in your garden.
De Yucca baccata has earned its nickname of ‘banana yucca’ due to its banana-shaped fruit. Baccata can literally be translated to ‘berry-bearing’. Yucca baccata has blue-green leaves with generally just a small trunk. Its beautiful flowers are white-cream coloured with some purple. Its fruit tastes like sweet potato.
Yucca filamentosa has long thin leaves that hang from a cluster to the side. In summer, this Yucca also produces beautiful white flowers that protrude from a long flower stalk above the leaves. Yucca filamentosa is a beautiful garden plant and has a number of beautiful subspecies.
Yucca elata is also called the soap tree. The plant owes this name to the tradition of the indigenous people of North and Central America that wash with the sap from the roots of Yucca elata. The leaves of this Yucca are pointed, narrow, and have white threads. Yucca elata is difficult to obtain, but it is an impressive addition to your garden or terrace.
At MyPalmShop you will find various types of Yuccas for both indoors and in the garden. Let us advise you on the best choice for your garden or living room and enjoy the pleasant appearance of a Yucca. You can visit our website for information about the different Yuccas, the care per type, and the maintenance. Of course, we are always available for any questions or advice.
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