Thick round leaves on a vining succulent. Leaves will die back in drought conditions. Indoor in winter. Prefers heat.
Y. filamentosa “Bright Edge”
Low growing w/yellow edged leaves, tall bloom spikes with creamy white flowers
Y. recurvifolia “Gold Ribbons”
Grows 4 to 8 ft tall. Gold leaves with green margins.
Short trunk, eventually 4ft. tall
Tree to 15’h.; narrow leaves; pendant blooms
Fast growing tree to 30 ft. with bright green leaves, large white flowers in summer
Tree to 20+ft. with striking silver stripes turning ivory with age. Can handle coastal seaspray conditions.
Tree to 20+ ft.with brightly colored striped leaves
Short trunk eventually to 6ft. h., rosette to 4ft. across; Pale bell shaped blooms.
2ft long variegated leaves with blush-red marginal edges in cooler weather. Clusters on the ground.
2ft. trunkless rosettes; Can form small colonies.
Tree to 12ft+, multiple heads, flexible leaves.
Sharp green leaves, slow growing to 15ft.
Tree to 20’h.; multi-branched. Frost/Heat hardy
Cycad grows to 3-5ft. across;
Recommended indoor in the Bay Area. Large cardboard-like leaves on wide spreading fronds. Short trunk very slow to develop.
Herbaceous stems and leaves growing from large underground succulent rhizomes. Known for its air-purifying effects, though poisonous itself.