Yucca gloriosa Linné

 

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First Description


Species Plantarum 1: 319, 1753




Synonyms


Yucca acuminata Sweet (1827)
    (The British Flower Garden, Ser. 1: t. 195, 1827)




Yucca ellacombei Hort. ex Baker (1869)
    (Saunders' Refugium Botanicum 5: 317, 1872)




Yucca gloriosa f. acuminata (Sweet) Voss (1895)
    (Vilmorin's Blumengärtnerei, ed. 3, 1: 1057, 1895)



Yucca gloriosa f. genuina Engelmann (1873)
    (Transactions of the Academy of Science of St. Louis 3: 39, 1873)




Yucca gloriosa f. obliqua (Haworth) Voss (1895)
    (Vilmorin's Blumengärtnerei, ed. 3, 1: 1057, 1895)



Yucca gloriosa f. pruinosa (Baker) Voss (1895)
    (Vilmorin's Blumengärtnerei, ed. 3, 1: 1057, 1895)



Yucca gloriosa f. rubrocincta (Haworth) Voss (1895)
    (Vilmorin's Blumengärtnerei, ed. 3, 1: 1057, 1895)



Yucca gloriosa f. tortulata (Baker) Voss (1895)
    (Vilmorin's Blumengärtnerei, ed. 3, 1: 1057, 1895)



Yucca gloriosa var. flexilis (Carričre) Trelease (1902)
    (Cyclopedia of American Horticulture 4: 2001, 1902)




Yucca gloriosa var. marginata Carričre (1880)
    (Revue Horticole: 259, 1880)



Yucca gloriosa var. planifolia Engelmann (1873)
    (Transactions of the Academy of Science of St. Louis 3: 39, 1873)




Yucca gloriosa var. plicata Engelmann (1873)
    (Transactions of the Academy of Science of St. Louis 3: 39, 1873)




Yucca gloriosa var. tristis Carričre (1860)
    (Revue Horticole, ser. 4, 9: 363, 1860)




Yucca gloriosa var. variegata Carričre & Hort. Belg. (1880)
    (Revue Horticole: 260, 1880)



Yucca integerrima Stokes (1812)
    (A Botanical Materia Medica 2: 267, 1812)




Yucca japonica Hort. ex Carričre (1859)
    (Revue Horticole, ser. 4, 8: 488, 1859)




Yucca obliqua Haworth (1812)
    (Synopsis Plantarum Succulentarum: 69, 1812)




Yucca patens André (1870)
    (L'Illustration Horticole 17: 120, 1870)




Yucca pendula Sieber ex Carričre (1859)
    (Revue Horticole, ser. 4, 8: 488, t. 104, 1859)




Yucca plicata Hort. ex Koch (1873)
    (Dendrologie 2(2): 345, 1873)




Yucca plicatilis Hort. ex Koch (1873)
    (Dendrologie 2(2): 345, 1873)




Yucca pruinosa Baker (1870)
    (Gardeners' Chronicle: 1122, 1870)




Yucca rufocincta Haworth (1819)
    (Supplementum Plantarum Succulentarum: 37, 1819)




Yucca superba Haworth (1819)
    (Supplementum Plantarum Succulentarum: 36, 1819)




Yucca tortulata Baker (1870)
    (Gardeners' Chronicle: 1122, 1870)








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Basic Data

Subgenus

Yucca

Section

Heteroyucca

Diameter

up to 140cm

Inflorescence

1.5-2.5m

Flower Color

creamcolored to reddish

Flowering Time

March - May

Reproduction

seed

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Occurrence

North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia


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