Specie: E. robustus
Foxtail lily: King's spear: Desert Candle.
Name in Latin: Xanthorrhoeaceae, or Asphodeloideae or Lilaceae
Name in English: Asphodeloideae
Growth Habit: deciduous, perennial with rhizomatous roots
Flower: Tall spike like racemes with small star-shaped florets on "leafless" stem. Pale pink with yellow stamen.
Blooming Period: May-July
Leaf: vary from a bright green to a bluish-green in color, linear: strap like.
Excellent line .. very large stems must be firmly fixed
Care and Handling
Lasting Quality: long lasting
Amount of water: moderate
Specimens taller than 200 cm are not unusual. The flower cluster itself is over 100 cm tall and consists of 700 - 800 soft pink flowers