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Cultivated Yucca "palm" (which is not a real palm but part of the family of Asparagaceae). Its 40-50 species are notable for their rosettes of evergreen, tough, sword-shaped leaves and large terminal panicles of white or whitish flowers.
They are native to the hot and dry (arid) parts of North America, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.
Spotted on Feb 6, 2012
Submitted on Feb 6, 2012