EPPO Global Database

Yucca gigantea(UCCEP)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-04-08

Basic information
  • EPPO code: UCCEP
  • Preferred name: Yucca gigantea
  • Authority: Lemaire

Notes

Mexico, Central America.  Widely cultivated as an ornamental. Naturalized in Caribbean and Ecuador


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Yucca elephantipes Regel
Yucca guatemalensis Baker

Common names
Name Language
Guatemala-Palmlilie German
Riesenpalmlilie German
blue-stem yucca English
elephant yucca English
giant yucca English
soft-tip yucca English
Spanish bayonette English
spineless yucca English
cogollo de itabo Spanish
flor de itabo Spanish
izote Spanish
arbre de vie French
yucca commun French
yucca pied-d'éléphant French
ユッカ Japanese
セイネンノキ Japanese
seinen-no-ki Japanese
yukka Japanese
iuca-pata-de-elefante Portuguese
pau-de-água Portuguese
юкка гигантская Russian
юкка слоновая Russian