Yucca gloriosa var. recurvifolia 'Walbristar' ('Bright Star')

Bright Star Yucca


Patents: PP#17,653

Family: Asparagaceae

Genus: Yucca

Parent: Yucca gloriosa var. recurvifolia

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 7 to 10

Size: To 2' tall and 5' wide

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Broad green leaves with bright yellow margins which curve downward. Will produce a trunk over time. Pale pink flowers, bell-shaped in spring. Well-drained soil.

History: 

Patent application filed in 2005. From a crop of variegated Yucca gloriosa, this plant was selected because it had much more golden variegation than the parent. From Albert Timothy Crowther of Walberton Nursery in Arundel, UK.

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