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Dasylirion wheeleri            Family: Agavaceae   (Agave)          
Desert Spoon, Bear Grass, Common Sotol

 

Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Horticopia, Inc.

       
Type: Perennial
Hardiness range: 7A - 10A
Height: 36" to 4' / 90cm to 1.20m
Spread: 4' to 6' / 1.20m to 1.80m
Growth rate: Slow
Exposure: Partial shade or partial sun to full sun
Persistence: Evergreen
Bloom color: White
Bloom season: Early Summer to Early Fall
Leaf color: Blue, green
Fruit color: n/a
Water requirements: Dry to moist
Soil pH requirements: Acidic, neutral, alkaline
Soil type: Sandy, clay, loamy
Form: Rounded
Landscape uses: Specimen
Attributes and features: Attractive foilage, native to North America
   
Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

Picture of Dasylirion wheeleri

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

 

 

Dasylirion wheeleri

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