Color Guard Adam's Needle


Slightly arching, sword-shaped, striped foliage of creamy-white against dark green provides great architectural interest. Showy spires of fragrant snow white blooms in summer. Ideal as an accent or container specimen, or used in mass plantings. Tolerant of wind, heat, humidity, and drought. Evergreen.


Light Needs:

Partial to full sun

Watering Needs:

Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

Average Landscape Size:

Quickly reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.

Key Feature:

Dramatic Foliage and Flowers



Landscape Uses:

Border, Coastal Exposure, Container, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden