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Mojave Yucca (Yucca schidigera)

Mojave Yucca (Yucca schidigera) Pollen

This is a Mojave Yucca in the Coachella Valley of California.



KINGDOM: Plantae CLADE: Angiosperms CLADE: Monocots ORDER: Asparagales FAMILY: Asparagaceae SUBFAMILY: Agavoideae GENUS: Yucca SPECIES: schidigera

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