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Hesperoyucca whipplei - Chaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle (Seed)

Hesperoyucca whipplei - Chaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle (Seed)

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  • Hesperoyucca whipplei - Chaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle (Seed)
    • Hesperoyucca whipplei - Chaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle (Seed)
    • Hesperoyucca whipplei - Chaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle (Seed)
    • Hesperoyucca whipplei - Chaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle (Seed)

    Hesperoyucca whipplei - Chaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle (Seed)

    This spiky plant forms tall stalks with creamy white blooms. Roots & leaves used by Native Americans for food & cordage. Common in our local region. Makes a nice accent plant in dry gardens.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameHesperoyucca whipplei
    Common NameChaparral Yucca, Our Lord's Candle
    Plant TypePerennials
    Height by Width4ft. x 4ft.
    Flower ColorWhite, Cream
    Flowering MonthsApril, May
    Sun ExposureInland-Sun
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Sowing SeasonFall/Winter
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Easy

    * Sowing difficulty levels:
    • Easy: Sow in-ground or in pots with simple or no pretreatment
    • Moderate: Sow in-ground or in pots with pretreatment; may produce staggered germination
    • Difficult: Sow in pots with pretreatment and stratification; may produce staggered germination
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