Flower Database

Yucca gloriosa

Basic information
Flower Name
Yucca gloriosa
Formal Name
Yucca gloriosa
Alias
Yucca gloriosa
Habitat
North America
Morph
A hardy Evergreen shrub
Comment
Yucca gloriosa is a hardy evergreen shrub in the genus Yucca ,of the department Asparagaceae native to North America. In the local native to the desert. The many narrow, sharp-edged sword-shaped leaves that radiate. Reaching straight long flower stalk from the center of the leaves were crowding the branches. From each branch branched panicles, white bell-shaped flowers bloom in many big down. Flowers are much too heavy for what is leaning flower stalk. In the spring and autumn twise blooms. Breeding is done in the Division. Scientific names of species epithet "gloriosa", "respectable" said means. In Yucca genus, besides this Y. gloriosa, there is a href="https://www.flower-db.com/en/flower:604">Yucca recurvifolia. Comparing the two, the back of Y.gloriosa is low and the leaves are thick and hard. Y. recurvifolia is tall and its leaves are a little soft. At the flowering time, Y. gloriosa blooms twice in spring and autumn. Spring blooming flowers of Y. gloriosa are white, and autumn blooming flowers are pinkish in color. Y. recurvifolia blooms from summer to autumn.
Common name: Yucca gloriosa, scientific name:Yucca gloriosa , origin: North America, environment: desert, living type: cold-resistant evergreen shrubs, height: 100-150 cm, standing: upright, stem thick, leaf Sword-shaped, leaf quality: thick, stiff, leaf length: 50 cm, width: 3 cm, Stem length: 50-100 cm, flowers: panicles, flowering period: May-June, September-twice a year of the 11-flower color: white, small flower bell-shaped
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Asparagaceae
Genus
Yucca
Species
Y. gloriosa
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Sword
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Botanic garden
Color
Cream, White
Season
May Jun Sep Oct Nov
Height
100  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 5