The Red Yucca has attractive red blossom in fall and spring. Yellow cultivars are also available.
Leaves: long narrow blades (like rolled grass), arching form, curly threads along edge of blade margins.
Flowers: inverted bell-shape held on tall stalk; red to pink; flowers 1.25in long, stalks to 8ft tall on mature plants; long blooming period (early summer through fall).
Fruit: distinctive ping-pong ball sized capsule with multiple chambers; flat black seed within.
Drought tolerant, grows better with supplemental irrigation in summer.