Yucca intermedia

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Yucca intermedia
Yucca baileyi subsp. intermedia fh 1179.25 NM B.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Genus: Yucca
Species: Y. intermedia
Binomial name
Yucca intermedia
  • Yucca baileyi var. intermedia (McKelvey) Reveal
  • Yucca baileyi subsp. intermedia (McKelvey) Hochstätter
  • Yucca intermedia var. ramosa McKelvey

Yucca intermedia McKelvey[3] is a species in the family Asparagaceae, with the common name "intermediate yucca." It is a relatively small plant forming clumps of rosettes. It is native to juniper-pinyon woodlands of the US State of New Mexico, at an elevation of 1000–2100 m (3000–6300 feet).[2][3]


  1. ^ Tropicos Yucca intermedia
  2. ^ a b Flora of North America, vol 26 Page 437
  3. ^ a b McKelvey, Yuccas Southw. U.S. 2 1947.
Yucca baileyi ssp. intermedia fh 1208 NM B.jpg