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common name: Foxtail Lily, Desert candle
growth rate: medium
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Large, striking perennial producing tall, cylindrical flowering spikes carrying numerous star shaped pale peachy-pink flowers.
Needs well drained, sandy soil and full sun, with some protection from strong winds.
From seed or by division after flowering.