1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Yucca L.
      1. Species: Yucca gloriosa L.
        1. Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is E. North Carolina to Florida.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina

    Introduced into:

    Argentina Northeast, East Aegean Is., France, Great Britain, Italy, Marianas, Mauritius, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Réunion, Spain, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Uruguay

    Yucca gloriosa var. gloriosa appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Saunders [s.n.] Yucca tortulata K001096509 Unknown type material
    Ellacombe, C.H.N. [317] Yucca ellacombei K001096521 Unknown type material

    Accepted by

    • Sorrie, B.A. & LeBlond, R.J. (2008). Noteworthy collections from the southeastern United States Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 93: 1353-1361.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Galanos, C.J. (2015). The alien flora of terrestrial and marine ecosystems of Rodos island (SE Aegean), Greece Willdenowia 45: 261-278.
    • Rico, E. & al. (eds.) in Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora Iberica 20: 1-651. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
    • Sorrie, B.A. & LeBlond, R.J. (2008). Noteworthy collections from the southeastern United States Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 93: 1353-1361.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002). Flora of North America North of Mexico 26: 1-723. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Liogier, H.A. & Martorell, L.F. (2000). Flora of Puerto Rico and Adjacent Islands: a Systematic Synopsis ed. 2: 1-382. Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, San Juan.
    • Zuloaga, F.O. & Morrone, O. (eds.) (1996). Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledoneae) Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de la República Argentina 1: 1-323. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
    • Fosberg, F.R., Sachet, M.-H., Oliver, R. (1987). A Geographical Checklist of the Micronesian Monocotyledonae Micronesica; Journal of the College of Guam 20: 19-129.
    • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1984). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 8: 1-632. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1980). Flora Europaea 5: 1-452. Cambridge University Press.
    • Bosser, J. & al. (eds.) (1978). Flore des Mascareignes 177-188 IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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