Yucca

 

Description

Yucca

Lily Family : Liliaceae

Latin Name : Yucca glauca
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Evergreen
Origin : Native
Value :
Wildlife – good
Livestock – good

Remarks:

Common name, “Small soapweed yucca”. Short stemmed, 1 ft. tall. Flowers May to July, white blooms that are fragrant. The fruit is a large, oblong cylinder shape. Deer and livestock will readily browse the blooms. Southwest Indians made soap from the ground up roots. Adapted to badlands, dry plains, and sand-hills.

Source: USDA-NRCS

Additional information

Weight1 lbs
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