Yucca Do Nursery, Inc. specializes in drought and heat tolerant plants. We're known for our wonderful selection of agaves, yuccas, and bromeliads, but we also sell palms, cycads, cacti, and more!
Browse all of our plants below, or select a category at left to narrow things down a bit.
Pure aloe striata! Coral aloe is one of our favorite Aloes. The broad, silver leaves, toothless margins, and beautiful symmetry make this plant a standout amongst aloes. True Aloe striata is often hard to find because m... More
One way then another Aloe! This aloe is unique in that its growth habit changes as it ages. For a long period of time during this plants juvenile phase the leaves of the plant are distichous or stacked in two rows that parallel... More
Transvaal Zebra! According to the book in. Guide to the Aloes of South Africa in. by vanWyk and Smith, this plant is not a separate species but one of several forms of the highly variable Aloe zebrina. This particular... More
Partridge aloe! A fat-bodied aloe that is boldly marked in white. This species is well represented in a succulent collection but you never see anyone trying it outdoors, until a friend showed us his plants in north S... More
Aloe Dorian Black! The leaves of this Aloe hybrid are green but have numerous warty, longitudinal bumps that are whitish in color. In fact there are so many of the bumpy projections that the plant looks almost white, wi... More
Pepe Aloe! This hybrid of Aloe descoingsii x A. haworthioides is one of my favorite aloes in my potted aloe collection. I love its tight, clustering habit of almost micro-sized, perfectly-symmetrical rosettes. I... More
Wonder Child Aloe! This aloe hybrid was an introduction from the Huntington Botanical Garden's International Succulent Introduction (ISI) program in 2006. It was a selection made by Brian Kemble, curator of the Ruth Ban... More
Aloe Aristata Hybrid! We got this great plant years ago labeled simply as Aloe aristata Hybrid. What Aloe aristata was crossed with has never been determined but we almost think the other parent might have been a Gasteria ... More
Golden Toothed Aloe This Aloe x nobilis clone was given to us years ago by Tom Peace. Over the years that we have kept it in our container collection it has always been highly admired. In overall form, it is a c... More
Winter greens! Who would have thought that Texas could be angelic! Well, it can be during the winter. This eye-catching foliage plant emerges from dormancy in the fall and produces large, dissected, glossy dark gree... More
Orange Anisacanthus! Gardeners often chase after color variants that are different from the species norm. We think these differences are so sophisticated. However, there is simple and lasting beauty in what nature provide... More
Golden flame aniscanthus! This selected form is outstanding because of its clear pumpkin orange flowers. Mixing it with red flame anisacanthus makes a striking statement that the butterflies will revel in.... More
Hummingbirds love them! Flame anisacanthus displays abundant, trumpet-like, cadmium-red flowers all summer, no matter how hot or dry it gets. This tough perennial needs a good haircut in late winter in order to maintain a sh... More
Coral Vine! Though the botanical name Antigonon leptopus almost has the sound of some dreaded diseases that could causes warty bumps all over the body, it is not. Antigonon leptopus is however the perfectly harml... More
Wavy Scaly Cloakfern! I find xeric ferns so fascinating. After growing up with the notion that ferns only lived in humid, moist environs, to find there is a whole class of ferns that actually thrive in arid conditions, ki... More
Bishop's Cap cactus! On my first trip to Mexico Carl took me to a limestone hill out in the middle of what seemed to be a vast expanse of nothing much. The area was in the rain shadow between two much higher ridgelines a... More
This African orchid-tree has large coral-orange flowers, which are produced in such abundance that they completely cover this broad-spreading shrub from mid-summer until frost. The size and color o... More
Yellow bell orchid tree! 'Never give up' is my motto and that is the case with this summer flowering shrub. For years I have grown this plant only to have it freeze dead even in the mildest of winters. A couple of years ago w... More
Agarita! This highly ornamental shrub has twisted, prickly, green to blue-green foliage mottled in silver; and as the name implies, the leaves are arranged in threes. Agarita's butter-yellow blooms suddenly ap... More
Small succulent This cute little succulent produces a tight rosette with numerous, stiff, olive-green spiky leaves that reach about 3 in. in height. The plant resembles a cluster of green, old fashioned, blacksmith-m... More
A winter bloomer! Every winter this plant has surprised us with exotic blossoms in striking color combinations. The royal-blue and chartreuse flowers hang with fiery red bracts, in a season when little else blooms. Eve... More
Some plants are truly fun and strike your fancy because of certain characteristics that are unique and intriguing. This is one of those plants for me. The bright green leathery leaves are thick and fl... More
The outreaching and arching habit of this vigorous boxwood makes it an eye catching evergreen accent for the wild at heart. Unlike its conservative brothers which are rigid, this one is wild! The l... More
Desert Bird of Paradise This bird-of-paradise is native to Argentina but has naturalized in areas of western and central Texas. The large, showy yellow and red flowers on open racemes are exceptionally striking against the c... More
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We've moved to Giddings
Despite many attempts over the years to update our address from the old Hempstead location that appears in internet search engine results, we've had little success, so please note that Yucca Do Nursery Inc. has only one location in Giddings TX. The old Hempstead, TX location no longer exists. If you go there you will not find Yucca Do Nursery. Also, Yucca Do Nursery in Giddings does not have walk-in retail hours. If you wish to visit the nursery please make an appointment.