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Dasylirion texanum 'Linares Blue'

Linares Blue Texas Sotol

Dasylirion

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This accent plant bears narrow sea green leaves with powder blue overtones, that radiate symmetrically from a woody base; beautiful tall spikes of cream flowers; good for hot, dry sites; great for borders, patios and containers

Description

This accent plant bears narrow sea green leaves with powder blue overtones, that radiate symmetrically from a woody base; beautiful tall spikes of cream flowers; good for hot, dry sites; great for borders, patios and containers

Landscape Attributes

Linares Blue Texas Sotol is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Linares Blue Texas Sotol is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Linares Blue Texas Sotol will grow to be about 4 feet tall at maturity extending to 15 feet tall with the flowers, with a spread of 4 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

dry to average

Cold Hardy to Zone:

7b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

4 feet (15 feet with the flowers)

4 feet

sandy

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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