How to Eat Yucca?

Answer Yucca plant in bloomYucca, also known as Soapweed, Spanish Bayonet, and other popular names, grows in deserts throughout the world. All of the non-woody parts of most yuccas are edible, and the blo... Read More »

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Making Yucca Shampoo From Yucca Root?

Yucca root---also known as cassava, manioc, mandioca and Brazilian arrowroot---is used to relieve joint problems, skin discomfort, arthritis and inflammation. Many people use yucca root tea to clea... Read More »

What Are the Yucca Moth & the Yucca Plant?

The yucca moth and the yucca plant rely on each other for survival. They have a mutually beneficial relationship similar to many other insects and plants, like bees with various flowers. In the cas... Read More »

Yucca & Yucca Moths?

The yucca plant and yucca mouth share an intimate symbiotic relationship. Both depend on each other for survival. The female yucca moth must lay her eggs inside a yucca flower, ensuring that her la... Read More »

Can I Cut the Top Off My Yucca Plant?

Yuccas (Yucca spp.) are native to the arid landscapes of North and Central America and nearby West Indies. Their long, pointy leaves and upright flower spikes make attractive additions to gardens w... Read More »