Taxon  Report   9995    
Hesperoyucca whipplei  (Torr.) Trel.
Chaparral yucca
Hesperoyucca whipplei, a monocot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
also called Yucca whipplei

Bloom Period
Genus: Hesperoyucca
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Hesperoyucca whipplei var. graminifolia
JEF + PLANTS: Yucca whipplei var. percursa
JEF + PLANTS: Yucca whipplei var. parishii
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More information about  Hesperoyucca whipplei
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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 19, 2019).