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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.
Accessions: 4 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: 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. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Benson, L. & R. A. Darrow. 1954. The trees and shrubs of the southwestern deserts.
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  4. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  7. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  8. Hochstätter, F. & G. Hentzschel. 2002. Yucca II (Agavaceae): (indehiscent-fruited species) in the Southwest, Midwest and East of the USA 29-33.
  9. Hochstätter, F. & G. Hentzschel. 2004. Yucca III (Agavaceae): Mexico 16.
  10. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  12. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  14. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  15. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=42145. Accessed 22 July 2019.