Gardens
Plants
Journals
Forums
Questions
Seed Swaps

New Mexico False Yucca    

Hesperaloe funifera

  • 2 plantings
  • 0 for swap
  • 0 wanted
  • 0 stashed

New Mexico False Yucca is part of the Hesperaloe genus and its scientific name is Hesperaloe funifera.

This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   Persian red and   Coral red and   Coral pink.

It is a flowering succulent and is treated mainly as a perennial, so it grows best over a period of time (3 years and greater).

New Mexico False Yucca is known for its shrub-like habit and growing to a height of approximately 1.83 metres (5.94 feet).

If you would like to attract birds to your garden, consider growing this plant.

United States is believed to be where New Mexico False Yucca originates from.

This plant tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for New Mexico False Yucca is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about New Mexico False Yucca have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow New Mexico False Yucca

  • Full Sun

    OR
  • Partial Sun

  • Very Low

Weekly supplemental irrigation will allow the plant to bloom all summer. 1

Position in a full sun / partial sun location and remember to water very sparingly. Keep in mind when planting that New Mexico False Yucca is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.

See our list of companion Plants for New Mexico False Yucca to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing New Mexico False Yucca from seed

Transplanting New Mexico False Yucca

Allow space for plant to spread out. 1

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as New Mexico False Yucca is a hardy plant.

How long does New Mexico False Yucca take to grow?

These estimates for how long New Mexico False Yucca takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world.

Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!

Days to Germination How long does it take New Mexico False Yucca to germinate?
days

Average days | Min days | Max days (0)

Days to Transplant How long until I can plant out New Mexico False Yucca?
+ days

Average days | Min days | Max days (0)

Days to Maturity How long until New Mexico False Yucca is ready for harvest / bloom?
+ 1825 days

Average 1825 days | Min days | Max days (0)

Total Growing Days How long does it take to grow New Mexico False Yucca?
= days

Other names for New Mexico False Yucca

Giant hesperaloe, samandoce

Hesperaloe funifera (Lem.) Trel.

Latest New Mexico False Yucca Reviews

Footnotes

1 Wasowski, S and A. Wasowski. (2000). Native Landscaping from El Paso to L.A. Contemporary Books: Chicago, IL.

Popular varieties of New Mexico False Yucca

More varieties of New Mexico False Yucca »

New Mexico False Yucca Forums

No groups yet - why not start a new one?