Yucca ‘Color Guard’
Probably the most dramatic of the variegated Yucca, Color Guard produces bright gold leaves that are edged in green and turn pink and coral in winter. In mid-summer, it sends up 5-6′ tall stalks which support dozens of bell-shaped, creamy-white flowers. Provides architectural interest and pizzazz for your perennial border, also lending a southwestern or contemporary flair. Definitely grows best in full sun and drier soils.
Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard'
Prefers average, dry, well-drained soil. Water during prolonged dry periods during the first growing season to establish a deep root system.
Clump forming habit.
Bright golden sword-like leaves edged in green, turning pink and coral in winter.
Tall stalks of creamy-white bell-like flowers in mid-summer.