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

Bloom Period
Genus: Yucca
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Yucca baccata var. vespertina
PLANTS: Yucca confinis
PLANTS: Yucca vespertina
More information about  Yucca baccata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2019).