Yucca

Genus Yucca
Agave Family (Agavaceae)







Yucca
(Yucca harrimaniae)


There are many species of yucca. This is the one most commonly found in south-eastern Utah. It also occurs in the Great Basin area.

The yucca is the state flower of New Mexico.




A yucca plant along the Burr Trail road















Yuccas overlooking Bicknell, in Rabbit Valley





Near Capitol Reef N.P.
Wayne County, Utah


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Photographed
by Sandra Bray