Eremurus Pinokkio/Foxtail Lily/Desert Candle

Eremurus Pinokkio/Foxtail Lily/Desert Candle

SKU: 2547-3 Sold out
$18.95 for 3 robust roots

Shipping Window for this product: 9/26 through 12/31/19


The scoop on Eremurus Pinokkio/Foxtail Lily/Desert Candle

Shake it up - plant intense orange Pinokkia eremurus with purples (Allium cristophii and Nepia catmint) and blues (Allium azureum and Johnson's Blue hardy geraniums). Height, texture and color - stellar combinations!

Why Grow Eremurus / Foxtail Lilies / Desert Candles?

  • For garden focal points and comment-generators, few plants surpass foxtail lilies
  • Eremurus flower stalks can grow to shoulder height or taller; plants develop into large multi-stemmed clumps
  • Each flower spike is comprised dozens of individual florets
  • Desert candles are generally not bothered by deer, rabbits and other critters
  • Foxtail lilies have very weird, starfish-like bulbs; see the picture on the planting guide

Want to be best buddies with local pollinators? Plant eremurus and know the hive's golden honey is partly due to your efforts.

Botanical Name: Eremurus isabellinus Pinokkio
Common Name: Foxtail lily, desert candle
Growing Zones: Zones 5-8
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Flower Color: Orange flowers with yellow centers
Height: Matures to 3-4 feet
Plant/Bulb Size: Largest commercially available
Bloom Timing: Mid to late spring
Pkg. Count: 3 robust roots