Plant ID forum: Yucca ID please

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Name: Paul
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Paul2032
May 5, 2012 9:20 AM CST
I saw this large yucca in a friends garden, It is getting ready to bloom. Do you recognize it?
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Name: Janet Super Sleuth
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JRsbugs
May 5, 2012 9:24 AM CST
It should be Yucca filamentosa, but I don't recall my flower bud being so red! Could be a 'heat' effect, which we tend to not get much of.

http://www.athelasplants.co.uk/arid-plants-c18/yucca-filamen...
Name: Hetty
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Dutchlady1
May 5, 2012 9:27 AM CST
Yucca karlsruhensis has a red bud...
Name: Janet Super Sleuth
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JRsbugs
May 5, 2012 9:32 AM CST
You might find this site interesting with links to hybrids ..

http://www.bennyskaktus.dk/Yucca_hybrids_of_2008.html

Good suggestion Hetty, could be one of the hybrids ..

http://www.bennyskaktus.dk/1454.html

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