Taxon  Report   8377 
Yucca whipplei  Torrey   (not an active name; please see Hesperoyucca whipplei)
Our Lord's Candle,  chaparral yucca
Yucca whipplei, a monocot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
 

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Yucca whipplei
© 2006 Charles E. Jones
Yucca whipplei
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Communities:
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Family: AGAVACEAE  
Genus: Yucca
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + PLANTS: accepted name: Hesperoyucca whipplei
 
 NOTE: Yucca whipplei is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Yucca whipplei  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (HEWH)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2014).

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