Desert Nolina, Bigelow Nolina
Mountain States Nursery
Large shrub-like with trunk 3-10' . Very drought, heat, & sun tolerant. Rosette stiff & usually single headed with several rosettes. Lvs 1" wide & up to 4' long & dull blue-green-gray green. Marginal leaf filaments. Smooth margin. Flowers cream color & small. Native in very xeric areas Az & Calif. Probably most drought tolerant. Full sun. Some additional water in summer. Good choice for mixing with agaves, yuccas, cacti & other desert plants. Flwr May-June. Dry rocky slopes <3500 w Az.
Information by George Hull MSN
hardy to 15f Named for Nolin, a French agricultural writer
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