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Yucca recurvifolia Salisbury. Curve-leaf Yucca. Hab: Dunes, dry sandy soils, flatwoods, upland forests, disturbed areas. Dist: GA (or NC and SC?) and Panhandle FL west to w. LA (introduced in e. TX).

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Synonymy: = S, S13; = n/a – RAB; = Yucca gloriosa L. var. recurvifolia (Salisb.) Engelm. – ETx1, FNA26, K3; < Yucca gloriosa L. – K4, WH3, Clary & Adams (2021)

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC (taxonomic split from wetland indicator species)
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC (name change)

Heliophily: 9

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image of plant© Alan Weakley source | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Alan Weakley source | Original Image ⭷


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