Yucca, Twist-Leaf Details

Yucca, Twist-Leaf

  • Botanical Name: Yucca rupicola
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Rock Garden, Container, Deer Resistant, Salt Tolerant
  • Ornamental Value: White, Yellow, Orange, Red
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value:
  • Season: Spring
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 2'
  • Plant Height: 2'


Narrow olive green leaves twist as they grow. Margins of leaves may be yellow, orange, or red. Flower stalk grows to 5 feet tall. Grows well in rocky soils.

Shrub Care Guide

Yucca, Twist-Leaf Photos