Full sun; medium water needs. An evergreen clumping strap leafed perennial from Australia. Clumps to 2ft tall and wide with dark green leaves. Unusual, fuzzy, tubular large red d green flowers on bright red stems to 4ft tall throughout sprung and summer. The green of the open flower is a striking contrast to the red fuzz of the buds. Flowers attract hummingbirds. Prefers light sandy soil or heavier soil with good drainage.