ornamental grass, succulent

Nolina bigelovii | Bigelow's Nolina, Beargrass

(Beaucarnea bigelovii)

This yuccalike accent plant is a member of the lily family. It grows in a large rosette form with a trunk to 3 feet high. This is topped with 3- to 4-foot-long narrow leaves. Accepts most soils as long as it is well draining. Canopy coverage: 28 square feet.

Water Requirement: very low, low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 10F

Growth Rate: slow

Height: 6 feet high

Width: 6 feet wide


Foliage Color: gray-green

Flower Color: white

Flower Season: spring