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Taxon: Yucca baccata Torr.

Genus: Yucca section: Yucca
Family: Asparagaceae subfamily: Agavoideae. Also placed in: Agavaceae
Nomen number: 42145
Place of publication: W. H. Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. bound. 2(1):221. 1859
Name verified on: 15-Feb-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 24-Feb-2009
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Common names:

  • banana yucca   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Yucca baccata var. baccata]
  • blue yucca   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Yucca baccata var. baccata]
  • datil   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Yucca baccata var. baccata]
  • datil yucca   (Source: Yucca II 30. 2002) – English   [Yucca baccata var. baccata]
  • Thornber yucca   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Yucca baccata var. brevifolia]
  • blaue Palmlilie   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – German   [Yucca baccata var. baccata]
  • kålpalmlilja   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Benson, L. & R. A. Darrow. 1954. The trees and shrubs of the southwestern deserts.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hochstätter, F. & G. Hentzschel. 2002. Yucca II (Agavaceae): (indehiscent-fruited species) in the Southwest, Midwest and East of the USA. 29–33.
  • Hochstätter, F. & G. Hentzschel. 2004. Yucca III (Agavaceae): Mexico. 16.
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Webber, J. M. 1953. Yuccas of the Southwest. Agric. Monogr. U.S.D.A. 17:27–30.
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Check other web resources for Yucca baccata Torr.:


Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?42145 (18 December 2014)

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