Dasylirion acrotriche (Green desert spoon). Sunset: 12-24; USDA: 9-11. Full sun Heat tolerant. Low water. Evergreen shrub up to 6' tall, 6' in diameter. Hardy to 20 F. Origin: East-central Mexico.
Texas false agave (Hechtia texensis) USDA: 8b-11, Full sun to light shade. Heat tolerant. Little to moderate water. Hardy to 26°F. Grows to 2' semi-succulent rosette with purple, spiny leaves. Origin: Texas, northeastern Mexico.
Hesperaloe funifera (Giant hesperaloe). Full sun. Hardy to 0 F. Slow growing clumping stemless rosettes to 6' tall; 6' in spread. Little water. Native to Chihuahuan desert (Texas, northeastern Mexico).
Hesperaloe parviflora (Red yucca) Sunset: 10,12,13,16,18-21,27-31,33,35. Full sun. Heat tolerant. Low water. Grows 3'tall, 5' in diameter. Hardy to 5 F. Origin: Texas, northeastern Mexico
Nolina microcarpa (Beargrass, sawgrass) Sunset: 2-13; USDA: 6-10. Full sun. Heat tolerant. Low water. Evergreen grass-like plant to 5'tall, 5' in diameter. Hardy to -10°F. Origin: Arizona, New Mexico, western Texas. southern Nevada, northwestern Mexico.
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Yucca baccata (Banana yucca, Datil yucca) Sunset: all zones; USDA: 5-12. Full sun to light shade.Stemless rosette, up to 4' tall, 4' in diameter. Hardy to -20 F. Origin: Arizona, Colorado, Utah, New Mexico.
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