Flowers - raw or cooked. They are delicious raw, or can be dried, crushed and used as a flavouring.Flowering stem - peeled, cooked and used like asparagus. The whitish inner portion is used.
Medicinal uses(Warning!)There are no medicinal uses listed for Yucca angustissima.
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Plants are not hardy in the colder areas of the country, they tolerate temperatures down to about -10° if in a suitable location. Closely allied to Y. glauca. The plant has a thick prostrate rootstock. In the plants native environment, its flowers can only be pollinated by a certain species of moth. This moth cannot live in Britain and, if fruit and seed is required, hand pollination is necessary. This can be quite easily and successfully done using something like a small paint brush. Individual crowns are monocarpic, dying after flowering. However, the crown will usually produce a number of sideshoots before it dies and these will grow on to flower in later years. Plants in this genus are notably resistant to honey fungus.Members of this genus seem to be immune to the predations of rabbits
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