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Yucca flaccida (Weak-leaf yucca)
Cliffe, Harry

Yucca flaccida

Yucca flaccida Haw.

Weak-leaf Yucca, Beargrass

Agavaceae (Century-Plant Family)

Synonym(s): Yucca filamentosa var. smalliana, Yucca smalliana

USDA Symbol: yufl2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub , Shrub
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May




Bibref 1620 - Gardening with Native Plants of the South (Reprint Edition) (2009) Wasowski, S. with A. Wasowski

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Yucca flaccida in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Yucca flaccida in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Yucca flaccida


Record Modified: 2013-09-08
Research By: DEW

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