Large perennial herb with tunicate bulbs, often with large necks, stalkless, clump forming.
Zones - 8 - 11
Height - 5 foot or more
Growth Rate - Fast
Average Well Drained Soil
Balanced liquid fertilizer monthly
Full sun to partial shade
5' Long, light green, fleshy thick leaves
Flowers - bisexual, white, pink red, some striped or multi-colored, summer-fall, some fragrant at night.
Pest or Deseases - Leaf spots, caterpillars, grasshoppers
Now the white ones have a darker green foliage, the leaves are wider than the pink ones and they seem to take longer to open.Uses - Border, pots , bedding
Bad Habits - Foliage damaged by frost--Recovers rapidly
Propagation - Seeds are slow to germinate and reach flowering size, division recommended