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Species: Yucca flaccida
Annotated Since Imaged?: True
Collection Date: July 20, 1988
Bar Code ID: 000053261
UUID: 07c4a73f-b659-4729-9f73-4adb213f8072
Collectors: Robert K. Godfrey
Collector's Identifier: 82778
Flower Buds Present?: True
Flowers Present?: True
Country: United States
State or Province: Florida
County or Parish: Gulf
Fips Code: 12045
Nearest Named Place: Panama City
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Verbatim Directions to Locality: In slash pine plantation on a slight ridge, in Wetappo Creek Road (essentially a logging road) 4.2 miles S of Fla. Rd 22 (that runs westerly from Wewahitchka toward Panama City) and generally toward Overstreet.
Habitat: In slash pine plantation on a slight ridge.
Plant Morphology Observations: Fourteen clumps of the Yucca in a relatively small area, all at about their height of bloom. Plant from which specimen made: leaves grayish green, inflorescence (stalk plus panicle) 3 m, stalk 1.7 m long to the lowest panicle branch. Tepals thickish, each arched outward then inward at full anthesis, thus the perianth appearing essentially ball-like and enclosing the stamens and pistil. Longest leaves 9dm.
Local Abundance Observations: Fourteen clumps
Non digital information?: N

Identification Records

Identifier's Name: Robert K. Godfrey
Formal Identification Date: 1988-07-20
Lowest Rank Identified: Genus
Identification History: YUCCA
Identifier's Name: L.C. Anderson
Formal Identification Date: 2011-05-23
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification History: 82778 Yucca flaccida Haworth [infloresence pubescent, tepals 3.5-4 mm]
Determinavit: det.

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