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Yucca Adam's Needle

Posted by debbiecz3 z3MB (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 8, 08 at 10:35

I've had this fellow for several years now but he hasn't put on a lot of growth. Are they another plant that is slow to get established? I would love to see him bloom.

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RE: Yucca Adam's Needle

I started mine from seed a few years ago, yup, its a slow poke too ;)

RE: Yucca Adam's Needle

  • Posted by marric Z5a Ontario (My Page) on
    Thu, Jul 10, 08 at 8:35

I bought mine about 5 years ago. It took 2 years before it flowered. Apparently the parent plant dies after flowering but they send up 'babies'. I emailed Heritage perennials and asked them how long for the babies to flower and they said it would take anywhere from 2-5 years. This year one of them is flowering. They are not fast growers in this area. Hope this helps. Marg

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