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Yucca desmentiana 'Blue Boy'

Native range: Species can be found in northern Mexico

Known names: Yucca aloifolia 'Purpurea', Yucca aloifolia 'Blue Boy'

Hardiness: Hardy to zone 8 (15° F)

Mature Size: Can reach around 5' 

Light: Full Sun

Water: Water more often during the warmer months

Soil: Fast-draining soil, succulent mix

Dormancy Period: Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 4" pot, shipped semi-bare root


A very pretty and neat-growing Yucca!!! Newer leaves are grayish and turns purple with maturity and maroon-ish during winter. Leaves are flexible but still a poking hazard, like most Yuccas. Very eye-catching for sure!

Yucca desmetiana 'Blue Boy' [4"]

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