Genus of evergreen trees, shrubs and perennials, borne from southern USA and Mexico. They feature elongated, linear, parallel-veined leaves.
Latin name: Dasylirion acrotrichum
They grow in full sun and do well even in dry soils.
Plant alone or with palm trees. Suitable for coastal planting.
Propagated by seeds.
Evergreen shrub with blue-green leaves that have fibers on the tips and spines on their circumference. It forms very tall, narrowly cylindrical flower spikes in summer.