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Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet

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Nolina parryi-Parry's Nolina

Short trunked topped with a rosette of long leaves.  Leaves are gray-green to olive green 3/4" wide and up to 3' long.  These are rigid and are lined with small teeth on the margins.  The flower spike has large numbers of creamy flowers on a 6' spike. Native on rocky hills in Southern California below 3000'.  Very drought tolerant.  Full sun.  Perhaps hardy to 10F.

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