Taxon  Report   8375 
Yucca brevifolia  Engelm.
Joshua tree
Yucca brevifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Yucca brevifolia
© 2004 James M. Andre
Yucca brevifolia
© 2004 James M. Andre
Yucca brevifolia, a monocot, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Yucca brevifolia
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Yucca
Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Yucca brevifolia
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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