Yucca Plants
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Soft tipped yucca

Zone 77479 | jgombac added on June 10, 2017 | Answered

Will the roots from a mature soft tipped yucca damage the foundation of my house? The trunk of my soft tipped yucca are encasing the corner of my house. The plant is sporoximately 15 yeats old.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 13, 2017

Most Yucca have a long tap root and an extensive roots system that is shallow but spreads out up to 35 feet around the base.

I would suggest having it looked at my a qualified Arborist.

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