A fascinating palm like plant that's classed as a succulent and makes a stunning feature plant in a desert style border and is immediately imposing in a large pot. The rosette of fleshy green leaves have serrated edges so will deter the attention of any unwelcome animal visitors to your garden. As the plant matures a handsome trunk forms beneath the rosette giving a palm tree effect..
Dasylirion prefers good drainage and full sun and responds well to reularly feeding through the summer. It's easy to grow and hardy down to at least -8c.