Taxon profile


Chaparral Yucca
Hesperoyucca whipplei (Torr.) Baker ex Trel.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Asparagaceae »  genus Hesperoyucca

Scientific synonyms

Yucca whipplei Torr.
Yucca whipplei var. caespitosa M.E. Jones
Yucca whipplei subsp. caespitosa (M.E. Jones) Haines
Yucca californica Lemmon
Yucca graminifolia Wood
Yucca whipplei var. graminifolia (Wood) Trel.
Yucca whipplei subsp. intermedia Haines
Yucca whipplei var. intermedia (Haines) J.M. Webber
Yucca nitida C. Wright ex W. Wats.
Yucca whipplei var. parishii M.E. Jones

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Hesperoyucca whipplei (Torr.) Baker ex Trel.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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