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Bell Flower Hesperaloe
Scientific Name: Hesperaloe campanulata G.D.Starr
Synonym:
Family: Agavaceae
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 8-11

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 10 F (-12 C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Nuevo Leon, Mexico

Growth Habits: Stemless, clumping rosettes, 3 feet tall and wide; 2 to 3 feet long (60-90 cm), 0.5 to 0.6 inch wide (12-15 mm), lime green leaves, with white fibers along the margins

Watering Needs: Little water, well drained soil

Propagation: Division, seeds


Blooming Habits:
Light pink flowers, 1 inch long and wide (2.5 cm) on a spike, up to 10 feet tall, which attracts hummingbirds, from late spring to early fall. Remove the spent spike after the blooming period.

Fruiting Habits:

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