Yucca gloriosa, Spanish dagger, moundlily yucca

Yucca gloriosa
Yucca gloriosa

 

 

 

 

 

 

FamilyAgavaceae
Scientific NameYucca gloriosa
Common NameSpanish dagger, moundlily yucca
HabitShrub
RangeNW NE C S
SiteCoastal
FoliageWhorled arrangement; evergreen; simple, linearshape; parallel venation; entire margin, at times with sharp outgrowths; bristle tipped apex; flared base; upper surface bluish to grayish green and glaucous
Bark
FlowerCup-shaped, White, 3 parted
FruitCapsule
CommentStalk of panicle is taller than Y. aloifolia