Hesperaloe parviflora | Red Yucca

One of the best accent plants around. Common name is Red Yucca, but it is not a Yucca but a different genus, Hesperaloe. Yellow-flowering forms are available. The selection 'Brakelight' produces more intense red flowers. (See photos.) Canopy coverage: 20 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: reflected sun, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 10F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 5 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: yellow, red

Flower Season: spring, summer

Wildlife: birds, hummingbirds