Sotol

Scientific Name Dasylirion wheeleri
Plant Type Yuccas/Cacti
Mature Height 5'
Plant Spread 5'
Flower Color Yellow
Bloom Time Summer
Character Evergreen
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Water Requirement Low
Wildlife Value Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Bees
Uses Structural Accent, Shrub Border, Mass Planting
Texas Native Yes
Description Produces a basal rosette of spiny gray-green yucca-like leaves reaching 3' long, Sends up spectacular 9' -15' showy flower stalks in Spring and Summer that are prized by wildlife.
Sotol Photo
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