Native to Mexico, the Yucca, with its sword like leaves is a relatively easy going plant. Very popular in the 70’s...it's made a recent comeback!
Light conditions: prefers bright, indirect light but can deal with shaded spaces, providing it is well cared for
Neediness: can stand a little unintentional neglect, however its leaves need occasional dusting with a damp cloth to allow it to breathe.
Watering: allow the top third of soil to dry out before watering.
Ideal location: living rooms, Kitchens, bright bathrooms and corridors
Rate of growth: a slow grower, it can grow up to 10 feet tall indoors
Temperature: drought tolerant, preferring to be on the dry side.
Pets: this plant is toxic to cats and dogs. See our range of pet friendly plants if your pet is prone to nibbling.
Sizing: Medium W14cm x H70cm (pictured), Large W21cm x H105cm
Also known as: Yucca elephantipes or a Stick Yucca
All our plants come with a beautiful keepsake postcard with care instructions so you'll never kill your houseplant again!
If someone is lucky enough to be receiving this plant as a gift, don't forget to enter your gift message at the basket and we'll add a free handwritten card with your order (also we won't include any paperwork with prices on!).
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