YUCCA filamentosa ‘Color Guard’

Common Name

Adam’s Needle

Plant Description

This variegated yucca features sword-like, olive-green leaves, each with a vibrant canary yellow stripe down the middle. In cool weather leaf edges have a pink tinge and the yellow stripe has a rosy hue. Fragrant, snow white flower spikes bloom in midsummer. Add drama to the border or containers with this drought-tolerant variety.


Light Height Zones Size
Sun 36 to 48 inches 4 to 10 5gal