Plant family: Liliaceae - Lilly
Plant type: Succulent
Plant origin: N/A, California
Joshua Tree Woodland
Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam
Edible , Important to Native People, Lawn Substitute, Slope Stabilizer
The Joshua Tree Yucca is a tall, tree like plant that is native to the Mojave Desert Region. It grows fast and tall for desert plants, with a root bsystem that can reach up to 1 meters away. The leaves are dark-green, growing to sharp points at maturity. The flowers emerge in February to late April, in large panicles that are white in color. The bark is light brown, with fiborous wood.
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