Yucca elephantipes—also called spineless yucca, stick yucca and yucca gigantea—is a type of shrubby plant with thick cane stems and sword-shaped leaves. Yucca plants grow outdoors in hot arid climates. The Yucca elephantipes is an ideal tree like houseplant because of its soft palm-like foliage, medium growth, and for its ease of care. The yucca plant is a type of evergreen shrub that looks like a small tree. The tree like yucca plant has large sword like leaves, and large clusters of white flowers.
It can have an aggressive root system.