Spanish Bayonet, Dagger Plant or Yucca Aloifolia

By whatever name you know this plant I truly think it can bite.  I just love it but it is so sharp and pointy that every time you would walk by it you would end up wounded. These folks have found a great way to stop the plant from attacking an unsuspecting visitor.

3 thoughts on “Spanish Bayonet, Dagger Plant or Yucca Aloifolia

  1. Pingback: Morning Update – Saturday, July 16, 2011 « South of Zero

    • Hi Tim – actually I did not get close enough to tell – but if I had to guess they are tucked into the stem of the plant. I will take a closer look next Saturday as I walk to the mercado and let you know.

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