How to grow Dasylirion longissimum

Dasylirion longissimum growing herbaceous succulent of the genus Dasylirion also known as Mexican Grass Tree, Dasylirion longissimum perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean or subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-12.

Dasylirion longissimum leaves

Leaves color green-gray, the leaves are narrow and leaves grow in rosettes structure leaves sharp in the spear shape with spiny margin and create ball shape, the leaves break little bit in the edge to fibers and looks like hairs.

Flower color green-yellowish, the flowers grow in spike on stems and create shape like ice-pop.

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Requirements for Dasylirion longissimum growing and care:

More than 3C, well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spiny leaves

Planting season:
All year (in cold place better not in the winter)

Pests and diseases:
?

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves and bloom stems

Size of the plant?
1-3 m, 40-100 inches, 3-10 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer

General information about the flower
Green-yellowish flowers grows in spike on stems and creates shape like ice-pop.

Scientific name:

Dasylirion longissimum

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