Yucca filamentosa - Striking Sword-Like Foliage for Your Garden
Yucca filamentosa, also known as Adam's needle, is a visually striking perennial plant that adds architectural interest and a touch of exotic beauty to any garden. With its clumps of long, sword-like leaves and tall flower spikes, Yucca filamentosa creates a dramatic focal point. This versatile plant is prized for its hardiness, drought tolerance, and ability to provide year-round interest. Whether used in rock gardens, borders, or as a dramatic accent, Yucca filamentosa will bring a unique and eye-catching element to your outdoor space.
- Clumps of long, sword-like leaves and tall flower spikes create a visually striking and dramatic display
- Adds architectural interest and exotic beauty to the garden
- Height: 2-3 feet (60-90 cm)
- Spread: 2-4 feet (60-120 cm)
To keep your Yucca filamentosa thriving and looking its best, follow these simple maintenance tips:
- Sunlight: Plant Yucca filamentosa in a location that receives full sun. It thrives in bright light conditions.
- Watering: Once established, Yucca filamentosa is quite drought-tolerant. Water sparingly, only when the soil is dry, as excessive moisture can lead to root rot.
- Soil: Yucca filamentosa prefers well-draining soil that is sandy or loamy. It can tolerate poor soil conditions and is highly adaptable.
- Fertilization: Yucca filamentosa generally does not require much fertilization. If desired, apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in spring.
- Mulching: Apply a layer of organic mulch around the base of the plant to help conserve soil moisture and suppress weed growth.
- Pruning: Remove any dead or damaged leaves as needed to maintain a neat appearance. Trim back the flower spikes after they have finished blooming.
- Pest and Disease Control: Yucca filamentosa is generally resistant to pests and diseases. However, monitor for any signs of common issues and take appropriate measures for control if necessary.
Make a Statement with Yucca filamentosa
Yucca filamentosa brings a touch of exotic beauty and architectural interest to any garden with its sword-like leaves and tall flower spikes. Its hardiness and year-round interest make it a standout choice for rock gardens, borders, or as a dramatic accent.
You will see a great improvement with growth with the use of plant food, especially plants in pots.
It will give them lush foliage:
use a slow release (once a year) feed
or a regular feed when watering
At our garden centre in Co. Limerick, you can see the Yucca filamentosa in person and seek expert advice from our knowledgeable staff. Whether you are a seasoned gardener or a beginner, we are here to assist you in making the right choices for your garden.
Can't make it to our store? No worries! We offer nationwide delivery, so you can enjoy the beauty of the Yucca filamentosa no matter where you are in the country. Simply place your order online, and we'll take care of the rest.
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* parcels up to 30kg or within dimensions volume
* free delivery over €250 on standard items (excludes large/bulky items)
* multiple purchases qualify for combined delivery
For large items please ring us on 069-64084 to discuss delivery.
We currently only deliver within the island of Ireland, other countries can be quoted for by contacting [email protected] or via telephone on 06964084
Standard Delivery is FREE on orders over €250*
All standard deliveries will be completed within 5-7 working days via Fastway Couriers, any delay to this delivery time, the customer will be notified by One of our staff.
The in-Store delivery charge will vary compared with online, in-store delivery charge is done on a case by case basis.
* Only mainland Ireland addresses qualify for free delivery.
Live Plants Delivery
Our live plants are packed with care and diligence by our staff, our horticulturists review each plant before despatch to ensure quality is maintained.
Live Plant delivery charges are not calculated on weight but on the space required per package to ensure safe delivery, so delivery charges may vary as some plants require more space than others when packed.
All live plants are despatched within 3-5 working days where possible, our couriers aim to deliver within 48 hours of despatch from our Garden Centre to allow the plant to arrive in healthy condition.
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