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Re: Xeric plant ID please.
Posted by Jim Wilmington DE 7a on 1/26/2018, 2:53 pm, in reply to "Re: Xeric plant ID please."
It is a Dasylirion.
From only a short distance away, they can be mistaken for Yucca rostrata, but the toothed leaf margins are the giveaway.
I've seen this plant here in East Coast 7a hardy without protection growing at the University of Delaware.
Jim, Wilmington, DE, 7a
Last 30 Years Avg. Winter Low: 7.50F
Last 20 Years Avg. Winter Low: 8.35F
Last 10 Years Avg. Winter Low: 8.40F
Favorite Palms: Species: Phoenix Canariensis / Genus: Sabal
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