This native of SW Texas is a clump-forming perennial with arching green long leaves with peeling fibrous margins. Small nodding pink to red bell-shaped flowers open on slender flower stalks in the summer. Evergreen. Protect from excessive winter moisture. Very drought tolerant. Use in groups in landscape or in container to provide a unique texture. Cultivar Brakelights® 'Perpa' has dark bright red flowers.
Average size in the landscape: ALS-3'T x 6'W
Average height: 4'
Bloom Time: Summer
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Usage: Medium