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Taxon: Yucca gloriosa L.

Genus: Yucca section: Yucca
Family: Asparagaceae subfamily: Agavoideae. Also placed in: Agavaceae
Nomen number: 42154
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:319. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 15-Feb-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 15-Feb-2007
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • curve-leaf yucca   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. recurvifolia]
  • mound-lily yucca   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • palm-lily   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • Roman-candle   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • Sea Islands yucca   (Source: Yucca II 35. 2002) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • soft-tip yucca   (Source: Yucca II 35. 2002) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • Spanish-bayonet   (Source: Yucca II 35. 2002) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • Spanish-dagger   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • Spanish-dagger   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • Kerzen-Palmlilie   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – German   [Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa]
  • palmlilja   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Yucca gloriosa L.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?42154 (22 July 2014)

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