• Theodore Payne Foundation inspires and educates Southern Californians about the beauty and ecological benefits of California native plant landscapes.

ORDER YOUR HOLIDAY GIFTS BY DEC 4TH FOR DELIVERY BY DEC 25!

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

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

$7.00

  • 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.

    Details

    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
    Recent articles
      Login

      Forgot your password?

      • All your orders and returns in one place
      • The ordering process is even faster
      • Your shopping cart stored, always and everywhere

      compare0