Low evergreen shrub with stiff sword shaped leaves, 1- 1.5 inches wide with green center and yellow margins. Maintains gold color all summer long. Flower is a tall creamy-white spike in the summer. Grows best in full sun and soil that drains well. Foliage reaches heights of 2-3 feet with a broader spread of 3-4 feet. Hardy to zone 4. White bloom stalks in June- July.