Adam's Needle Yucca filamentosa Linnaeus  Synonyms: Curlyleaf Yucca, Wild Yucca, Yucca.

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Has an obligate mutualism with Yucca Moths. Yucca relies on these moths for pollination, and Yucca Moths feed on the developing seeds of Yucca plants. Also used by Carpophilus melanopterus.

There are 82 records in the project database.

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Adam's Needle in Allegany Co., Maryland (7/11/2014). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A flowering Adam's Needle in Caroline Co., Maryland (6/16/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle growing along a roadside in Somerset Co., Maryland (1/20/2013). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/24/2012). ID Note: Leaves stiff and spatulate Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle growing in Calvert Co., Maryland (8/9/2016). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle in Howard Co., Maryland (8/12/2016). Photo by Jim Wilkinson. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (10/3/2010). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle in Howard Co., Maryland (7/17/2018). Collected and processed by Helen Lowe Metzman. Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle in Howard Co., Maryland (7/17/2018). Collected and processed by Helen Lowe Metzman. Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle seed pod in Anne Arundel, Maryland (8/2/2014). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Adam's Needle seeds from Anne Arundel, Maryland (8/2/2014). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)


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