Brakelights® Red Yucca
Hesperaloe parviflora 'Perpa' PP #21,729
Once established water during dry spells.
|Botanical Pronunciation||hess-per-AL-oh par-VEE-flor-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage reaches 2 ft. tall and wide; blooms rise 2 to 3 ft. taller.|
|Bloom Time||Spring through Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established water during dry spells.|
|Companion Plants||Switch Grass (Panicum); Sedum (Sedum); Yarrow (Achillea); Coneflower (Echinacea); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Russian Sage (Perovskia)|
Easily grown in average to lean, well-drained soil. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate dry spells, but prefers periodic water. Feed in early spring. Remove spent bloom stalks for a neat appearance. Protect young, tender plants from rabbits and deer.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10