Yucca intermedia

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Yucca intermedia


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Agavoideae
Genus: Yucca
Sectio: Y. sect. Chaenocarpa
Series: Y. ser. Glaucae
Species: Yucca intermedia


Yucca intermedia McKelvey, 1947.


  • Yucca baileyi subsp. intermedia (McKelvey) Hochstätter, Cactaceae Rev. 1(2): 21. 1999.
  • Yucca baileyi var. intermedia (McKelvey) Reveal in A.Cronquist & al., Intermountain Fl. 6: 532. 1977.
  • Yucca intermedia var. ramosa McKelvey, Yuccas Southw. U.S. 2: 120. 1947.


Sometimes considered a hybrid between Y. glauca and Y. angustissima or Y. baileyi (Verhoek & Hess 2008).


  • McKelvey 1947. Yuccas Southw. U.S. 2: 116.
  • Verhoek, S. & Hess, W.J. Agavaceae in Flora of North America (2008). 'eFloras. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA. 2010 Jan 15 [1].
  • Govaerts, R. & al. 2006. World Checklist of selected plant families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens. 2010 Jan 15 [2]

Vernacular names[edit]

English: intermediate yucca