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Dyckia brevifolia/Pineapple Dyckia

Dyckia brevifolia / Dyckia brevifolia
An easy to grow as container plant
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An easy to grow as container plant

Has sharp spines on leaf edges

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Scientific Name: Dyckia brevifolia
Common Name: Pineapple Dyckia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants for Xeriscapes
Comments: Allow plant to become completely dry between waterings. This species makes a tight growing clump as it becomes established. Grows well in ground beds where it is hardy and makes an excellent container plant otherwise.