Dasylirion wheeleri (Desert Spoon) is a very ornamental evergreen succulent boasting a perfectly symmetrical rosette packed with hundreds of long, narrow, silvery blue-green leaves tipped with white fibers. The leaves can reach 5 ft. in length (150 cm) and are adorned with golden spines along their margins. The rosette sits on a stout short trunk.
How to grow Dasylirion wheeleri growing and care:
More than 3C, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
All year (in cold place better not in the winter)
How to prune:
Dead leaves and bloom stems
Size of the plant?
1-2 m, 40-80 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Green-yellowish flowers grows in spike on stems and creates shape like ice-pop.
Minimum of 15 seeds per pack
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