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Spanish dagger

Plant Botanical Name: 
Yucca treculeana
USBG Plant Location: 
Conservatory
Conservatory Room Location: 
Southern Exposure
Sunlight: 
Full sun
Plant Moisture Requirements: 
low

A great plant for the Mid-Atlantic. It will take high humidity during the summers and damp winters, if in well-drained soil.