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Index of Latin Names: Y
Latin NameCommon NameHabitHeightHardinessGrowthSoilShadeMoistureEdibleMedicinalOther
Attalea colendaPalma real, ChivilaTree25.0 10-12 MLMHNM403
Youngia chelidoniifolia Annual/Biennial0.4 -  LMHSNM10 
Youngia denticulata Annual/Biennial0.6 -  LMSNM11 
Youngia japonicaJapanese Hawkweed, Oriental false hawksbeardBiennial0.6 0-0  LMHSNM11 
Yucca aloifoliaSpanish Bayonet, Aloe yucca, Dagger Plant, Yucca, Spanish BayonetTree7.5 8-10 SLMHSNDM31 
Yucca angustissimaNarrowleaf yucca, Kanab yucca, Toft's yucca, YuccaShrub0.4 4-9 SLMHSNDM304
Yucca baccataSpanish Bayonet, Banana yucca, Blue Yucca, Spanish YuccaShrub0.9 6-11 SLMHNDM415
Yucca brevifoliaJoshua Tree, Jaeger's Joshua tree, Yucca, Joshua TreeTree9.0 9-11 MLMHSNDM30 
Yucca constrictaBuckley's YuccaPerennial1.5 8-11  LMHSNDM20 
Yucca elataSoap Tree, Soaptree yucca, Soapweed, Soapweed YuccaShrub2.0 9-11 SLMHSNDM20 
Yucca filamentosaSpoonleaf Yucca, Adam's needle, Desert Candle, Needle Palm, St. Peter's Palm, Spanish Bayonet, CommShrub1.2 4-10 MLMHSNDM314
Yucca filifera Shrub10.0 6-9  LMHSNDM20 
Yucca giganteaSpineless yucca, IzoteTree6.0 9-11 FLMHSNDM302
Yucca glaucaSoapweed, Soapweed yucca, Gurney's yucca, American Vetch, Yucca, Narrowleaf Yucca, SoapweedShrub1.5 4-10 SLMHSNDM220
Yucca gloriosaSpanish Dagger, moundlily yucca, Palm Lily, Roman Candle, Mound Lily Yucca, Spanish DaggerShrub1.8 6-11 SLMSNDM21 
Yucca harrimaniaeSpanish Bayonet, New Mexico Spanish bayonetShrub0.4 6-9 SLMHSNDM20 
Yucca recurvifoliaCurve-leaf yuccaShrub2.5 7-10  LMHSNDM302
Yucca rupicolaTwisted-Leaf Yucca, Texas yuccaShrub0.6 8-11  LMHSNDM20 
Yucca schidigeraMojave Yucca, YuccaTree4.5 9-10  LMHNDM30 
Yucca smallianaAdam's Needle, Weak-leaf yuccaShrub1.2 8-11  LMHSNDM20 
Yucca whippleiOur Lord's CandleShrub2.0 7-11 SLMHSDM303
Yushania ancepsRingalBamboo4.5 8-11  LMHFSNM00 
Yushania maculataMaculata bambooBamboo5.0 6-10 FLMHSNM303
Yushania maling Bamboo3.0 8-11  LMHFSNM00 

Growth: S = slow M = medium F = fast. Soil: L = light (sandy) M = medium H = heavy (clay). pH: A = acid N = neutral B = basic (alkaline). Shade: F = full shade S = semi-shade N = no shade. Moisture: D = dry M = Moist We = wet Wa = water. Rating: 1 = Minor 5 = Great.

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