What does bear grass mean?

bear grass meaning in General Dictionary

yucca of southern US having a clump of basal grasslike leaves and a central stalk with a terminal raceme of little whitish blossoms

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  • yucca of west-central United States having a clump of basal grasslike leaves and a central stalk with a terminal raceme of small whitish plants
  • stemless plant with tufts of grasslike leaves and erect panicle of minute creamy white blossoms; southwestern United States and Mexico
  • plant of western the united states having woody rhizomes and tufts of stiff grasslike basal leaves and spikes of creamy white blossoms