Flamingo Glow Mexican Lily

Beschorneria yuccoides 'BESYS' PP #22,162

Striking form, color and contrast with bright gold stripes along flexible, unarmed leaves. Sturdy pink stalks rise above the foliage in summer, showcasing bright green pendulous flowers within red bracts. A drought tolerant Agave relative from Mexico, considered to be the hardiest of the Beschoneria species.
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Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationbes-kor-NER-ee-uh yuk-KOY-deez
Average Size at MaturityForms multiple rosettes to 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorVariegated
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden, Specimen
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Poor Soils
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsBest with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Provide porous, well-drained soil. Best in full sun with regular water, but tolerates some drought once established. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11

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