Dasylirion Texanum - Sotol Succulent Shrub
Dasylirion Texanum is a Mexican evergreen shrub, with glossy, mid green leaves, bearing yellow spines along the margins, growing to 1.5 m long. Leaves remain on the plant when dead, forming a grass skirt, concealing a short trunk. When mature, a tall flower spike is produced, around 5 meters tall, bearing many small, white, bell shaped flowers.
Likes a well drained soil. Grows to a maximum height and spread of around 3 m.
Minimum temperature around 7°C.