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Charles Henry Thompson (1870-1930) Assistant Botanist at the Missouri Botanic Garden, in charge of succulents 'who has collected it on many occasions'.
Trelease, W. (1911). Missouri Botanic Garden Annual Report. Missouri Bot Gdn.
- Northern America, Mexico, Mexico Northeast
- Northern America, Mexico, Mexico Northwest
- Northern America, South-Central U.S.A., Texas
Yucca thompsoniana Trel.Family: ASPARAGACEAE
Species: thompsoniana Trel.
Common names: Thompson's yucca
Distribution summary: Northern America
Hardiness: H4 - Hardy; average winter
Habitat: Rocky slopes
Garden status: Not currently grown
Reason for growing: Commemorative