Dasylirion leiophyllum

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Scientific Name Dasylirion leiophyllum USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Green Sotol, Sotol ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Asparagaceae (Asparagus) SEINet Reference
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Description Desert environments; shiny bright green leaves up to 30 inches long and about an inch wide with prickles along the edges; the flower is up to 1-1/2 feet long atop a stalk up to 15 feet high. Photographed at Sotol Vista, Big Bend National Park. Texas Status

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