Yucca filamentosa
(Adam's Needle)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Adam's Needle, Spanish Bayonet, Yucca, Needle Palm, Curly-leaf Yucca, Spoonleaf Yucca
    Synonyms: Yucca concava
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 4 - 10
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: June - July
    Status: Native

Yucca filamentosa, or Adam's Needle, is native only to the southeastern United States. It is a perennial that grows in prairies, fields, barrens, rocky slopes, as well as beaches and dunes. It blooms in early summer with white bell-shaped flowers.

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