Desert Spoon – Dasylirion Wheeleri

All pricing and availability are subject to change

1 gallon – $7
5 gallon – $20
15 gallon – $60
24″ Box – $200

Description:  Desert Spoon is native to the southwestern states and the sonoran desert. This is a perfect plant for xeriscaping and drought tolerant landscapes and provides a great low maintenance option.

Sunset Zones:  10-24, most common in 10-13
USDA Zones: 8-11
Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH: Highly Acidic to Highly Alkaline
Drought Tolerance: Very Drought Tolerant
Growth Rate: Slow
Type: Evergreen
Height: Up to 4′ tall
Width: Up to 4′ wide
Spacing: 4′ or more 
Flower: Tan or Creamy White 
Bloom: Late Spring to Summer
Special Care: Handle with care as the spiny leaves can easily cause cuts
Pruning Advice: This plant never needs pruning. 
Watering Advice: This plant is native to the Sonoran Desert which is extremely similar to our Mojave Desert. Water sparingly if drainage is poor. Regular water will speed growth. 


Desert Spoon