Overgrown Yucca Plant

Steve Hinkson sphinkson at worldnet.att.net
Sun Sep 12 06:09:30 EST 1999

Yes, you may shorten the stem.  It will branch just below your cut.  If you
heal the top until well calloused, you may root it, and trade it for one of the
other yuccas.

R & S Shepherd wrote:

> I have a yucca plant, which is about ten years old, and has grown a single
> tall branch which is becoming untidy. Is it possible to shorten the branch?
> Are there any other worthwhile solutions?
> Shep

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