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botanical name:
Eremurus robustus
Eremurus robustus © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Foxtail Lily, Desert candle
family:  Liliaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 2.50m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: 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.

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