Beschorneria septentrionalis, false agave

Category: Rare Collector
Family: Asparagaceae
Origin: Mexico
Evergreen: yes
Flower Color: red, green
Bloom Time: summer
Height: 2 to 3 ft
Width: 3 ft
Exposure: filtered sun
Irrigation: medium
Cold Hardiness: 7 F
Description: Plant in a very well-drained location near a deciduous tree so that it gets some shade in summer and plenty of winter sun. The flower is very colorful and festive.