Yucca Plants
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yucca placement in yard

Zone St. Louis, MO | Trixe added on October 3, 2015 | Answered

Worried that a few 'free ranging' yuccas are growing right up to our house. Will the roots give us any problems foundation-wise?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on October 5, 2015

Yucca can become invasive and troublesome as the root system can spread some 35 feet.
They do not generally cause issues with foundations.
Here is a link that will help with removal of Yucca.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/yucca/removing-yucca.htm

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