Tough as nails, yuccas are the ideal plant for a no-maintenance garden. Their sword-like foliage radiates upward from a central crown, remaining upright all year round except in the heaviest snows. It combines nicely with all kinds of mounded foliage plants. 'Color Guard' bears bright creamy-yellow leaves with green edges. During the cooler months of fall and winter, the light leaf centers take on rose overtones.
From early to midsummer, spectacular sturdy flower stalks rise 3-4 feet tall from the center of the plant. The individual bell-shaped, creamy white flowers are 2-3 inches long and dangle from the stems like
Full Sun (> 6 hrs. Direct Sun)Part Shade (4-6 hrs. Direct Sun)
Low Water NeedsAverage Water Needs
Poor Soil QualityAverage Soil QualityFertile Soil Quality
Acidic Soil (pH < 7.0)Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)Alkaline Soil (pH > 7.0)
Deer ResistantRabbit Resistant
Patio ContainerEclecticFormalModernRock Garden
Border PlantContainerDrought TolerantEasy To GrowSalt TolerantSpecimenFocal Point
Native to North America
3233 Muskoka Rd 169, Bala, Ontario
Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Sunday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.