Taxon  Report   8374 
Yucca baccata  Torrey
Spanish bayonet,  banana yucca
Yucca baccata, a monocot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Yucca baccata
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Yucca baccata
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Yucca baccata
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Joshua Tree Woodland
Genus: Yucca
Subspecies and Varieties:
Yucca baccata var. baccata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Yucca baccata var. vespertina
PLANTS: Yucca confinis
PLANTS: Yucca vespertina
 Information about  Yucca baccata  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2015).

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