Yucca, Banana Details

Yucca, Banana

  • Botanical Name: Yucca baccata
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Very Low
  • Landscape Use: Focal Point, Rock Garden, Screen - Physical (e.g., barriers), Deer Resistant, Salt Tolerant
  • Ornamental Value: White
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value:
  • Season: Summer
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 4'
  • Plant Height: 3'


Single or clump. Clumps can reach 20 feet wide. Stiff blue-green leaves with fibrous edges. Seed pods are 4 to 8 inches long and resemble a banana.

Shrub Care Guide

Yucca, Banana Photos