Yucca L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is N. & Central America, Bermuda.

Native to:

Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, Belize, Bermuda, California, Colorado, Costa Rica, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Honduras, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Nicaragua, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Panamá, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Introduced into:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Cayman Is., Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., Ecuador, El Salvador, France, Free State, Galápagos, Great Britain, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Kentucky, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Marianas, Massachusetts, Mauritius, New Caledonia, New South Wales, New York, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Romania, Réunion, Southwest Caribbean, Spain, Trinidad-Tobago, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Uruguay, Windward Is.

Yucca L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
34611.000 No

First published in Sp. Pl.: 319 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Science Photographs

    Copyright applied to individual images