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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Yucca glauca var. glauca Nutt.
Narrow-leaf yucca, Soapweed yucca
USDA Symbol: yuglg2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul
AR , CO , IA , KS , MO , MT , ND , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , WY Native Habitat:
Prairie, Plains, Meadows, Pastures, Savannahs USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Cold Tolerant: yes
Soil Description: Sandy, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam, Clay Loam, Clay
Showy, Winter-hardy, Accent tree
Blooms ornamental Use Wildlife:
Nectar-moths, Fruit-deer, Seeds-granivorous birds, Seeds-Small mammals. Conspicuous Flowers:
Butterflies Larval Host:
Yucca giant skipper, Streckers giant skipper.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
- Austin, TX
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Record Modified: 2008-06-01
Research By: TWC Staff