General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Leaves: Other: usually dormant by late summer
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Bees
Various insects
Parentage: Eremurus olgae x Eremurus stenophyllus

Common names
  • Foxtail Lily
  • Desert Candle

Photo Gallery
Location: My garden 
Date: 2020-06-19
Foxtail lily

photo by:  Traumrune

Date: 2009-06-17

Date: 2009-07-05

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