Trio Nursery

Dasylirion wheeleri  L
Dasylirion wheeleri  L
Dasylirion wheeleri  L

Dasylirion wheeleri L Desert Spoon

45.00
In Stock Usually ships in 3 to 5 days
flower color
white
type
succulent
height
10 feet
exposure
sun
usage
container/landscape
irrigation
low water use

Dasylirion wheelerii also known as Dasylirion  Desert  Spoon is native to Mexico.

A dense formal rosette of hundreds of linear leathery leaves 3 feet long and 1/2 inch wide, lightly convex ,gray green , the margins are closely set with small hook like spines ,tips are straw colored and splitting..

When it flowers the stalk will get 18 feet tall covered with small white flowers. The overall appearance is that of a gray green grass , or with age as the trunk develops  a gray green grass tree. Grow in full sun in well drained soil as you would for a cactus or succulents.

We are offering a well established plant  the leaves are about 18 to 24 inches tall