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Soft Leaf Yucca: 21 Important Facts On The Attractive Succulent

A sought-after succulent, the yucca, adds a very tropical feel and a distinct look to your garden. It’s a sure head-turner with its long foliage like swords and beautiful fountain-like white flowers terminating on a long trunk from its base.

​Pronounced YUK-ah, it is often misunderstood to be the same as yuca (pronounced YOU-kah), the root crop that is otherwise known as cassava. The yucca’s roots are not edible but if you’re ever in need of natural shampoo/soap source, you’ve found one! More on that later.

How To Straighten A Tree: 5 Easy Steps

It’s not at all hard to condition a tree to grow straight from the stage of being a sapling. But what about mature established trees? How to straighten a tree If it has grown crooked because of bad rooting or weather conditions?

Additionally, you might wonder if you can still straighten a tree that is growing skew, or is it too late to redirect its growth? Fortunately, you can still help your tree grow straight even though it’s been bent over.
You can also recondition your tree to grow straight despite its propensity to grow skew because of natural causes.