Yucca schottii  Mountain Yucca
PERENNIAL.  A large yucca with smooth, bluish-green leaves.  White flowers in June, followed by fleshy fruit.  Similar to Yucca baccata but grows taller and leaves are bluer, less stiff, and do not shred along the sides.  Prefers higher elevations than Y. baccata but the two species are found together in the Empires.  Locally common on steep grassland hillsides.
FAMILY:  Agaveaceae (Agave Family)