Hesperaloe parviflora 'Yellow'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||hess-per-AL-oh par-VEE-flor-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide; blooms reach 4 to 6 ft. tall.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring through Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic, Xeric|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Sustainable, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Carefree Summer Blooms|
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 - 11