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Species: Yucca flaccida
Collection Date: July 20, 1988
Bar Code ID: 000053262
UUID: e4c1643e-ce8e-48e0-8aad-b70ce24b4161
Collectors: Robert K. Godfrey
Collector's Identifier: 82778
Flower Buds Present?: False
Flowers Present?: False
Fruit Present?: False
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.
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: Loran 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]

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