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Taxon: Yucca baccata Torr.

 
Genus: Yucca
Section: Yucca
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 42145
Place of publication: W. H. Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. bound. 2(1):221. 1859
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Feb-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Feb-2009
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL)
Accessions: 4 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (s.w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas (s.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.e.), Nevada (s.), Utah (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Sonora]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Benson, L. & R. A. Darrow The trees and shrubs of the southwestern deserts. (TreesS SW Deserts)
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  4. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  8. Hochstätter, F. & G. Hentzschel Yucca III (Agavaceae): Mexico. 2004 (Yucca III) 16.
  9. Hochstätter, F. & G. Hentzschel Yucca II (Agavaceae): (indehiscent-fruited species) in the Southwest, Midwest and East of the USA. 2002 (Yucca II) 29-33.
  10. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  14. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  15. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  16. Webber, J. M. 1953. Yuccas of the Southwest Agric. Monogr. U.S.D.A. 17:27-30.

Check other web resources for Yucca baccata Torr. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=42145. Accessed 20 November 2018.