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Red Yucca

Hesperaloe parviflora


Height - 5 feet

Width - 4 feet

Plant Type


Native perennial

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Full sun to part shade

Other common names

Hummingbird Yucca,

Redflower False Yucca

Save Water   Low water required
More Color   Showy sprays of pink flowers from spring until late fall
Attract Wildlife   Hummingbirds, bees and butterflies enjoy the flowers
Reduce Maintenance   Extremely low maintenance choice
Texas Tough    Survives heat and drought easily; is evergreen

Interesting Facts

This plant may be a slow grower, but it is a reliable bloomer and is extremely drought tolerant.  Leaves are evergreen; they turn purplish in the winter as the plant goes dormant.  There is a variety with yellow flowers available, and 'Brakelights' has bright red instead of light pink flowers. 

Red Yucca in Frisco

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