Yucca elata

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Noun1.Yucca elata - tall arborescent yucca of southwestern United StatesYucca elata - tall arborescent yucca of southwestern United States
yucca - any of several evergreen plants of the genus Yucca having usually tall stout stems and a terminal cluster of white flowers; warmer regions of North America
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Two desert plants, the velvet mesquite tree and the soaptree yucca, were the most useful to the Mimbres and grow in abundance on the local range.
In their T-shirts and blue jeans, "crewcut and white as soaptree yucca petals," Kip and Brice, the young protagonists of the novel, are tainted innocents in America in the 1950s.