Red Yucca, Hesperaloe parviflora

Red Yucca, Hesperaloe parviflora

Exposure: Full Sun, Part sun Water: Rain Water Height and Spread: H 3’ x W 4’ Blooming Season: Summer, Fall Effectively grown in dry and sandy soils, the Red Yucca is a standout for its drought and heat tolerance. The beautiful red to pink flowers bloom from May to...
Shindagger, Agave lechuguilla

Shindagger, Agave lechuguilla

Exposure: Sun / Shade Water: Rainwater Height and Spread: 1’ x 5’ (when not in flower) Blooming Season: April – August Flower Color: Maroon Region: All parts of the Greater Albuquerque region except the East Mountains A succulent evergreen with spiny yellow-green...
Calycinum Flameflower, Phemeranthus syn talinum

Calycinum Flameflower, Phemeranthus syn talinum

Full Sun, Part Shade Low Water Mature Size: 8”X 8” Blooming Season: Summer Flower Color: Bright pink This perennial relative of moss rose grows neat tufts of narrow succulent leaves topped with a continuous show of rose pink flowers every afternoon throughout the hot...
Soapweed Yucca, Yucca glauca

Soapweed Yucca, Yucca glauca

Full Sun Rainwater Only Mature Size: 3’X 3’ Blooming Season: Early summer Flower Color: White tinged pink There are many species of Yucca  that are native in the Southwest. They vary in height, leaf width and color but they are all reliably heat- and...