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Arkansas Yucca Yucca arkansana

 

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Arkansas Yucca
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Family: Agavaceae, Agave view all from this family



Description The white to pale green, bell-shaped flowers of this yucca occur in a long spike on 6-7 ft. flower stalk. The leaves are mostly basal in a rosette of narrow, 1-3 ft. blades.


Flower May - October.


Flower May - October.


Comments Smaller and more flower-like than other yuccas.


Exposure Preference Sun to partial shade.


Native Distribution Arkansas & Oklahoma to c. Texas.


Site Preference Dry, open areas.


Soil Preference Well-drained soils.


 

 

 

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