Zones: 5 to 10
Size: To 3' tall and wide, flower spike to 12' tall
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun
Evergreen perennial. Leaves are linear, to 3' long and 1" wide, basal, forming a rosette. The margins have long threads or filaments. Tall flower spike, to 12' tall, numerous flowers, nodding, white, 2" long.
Published in Sp. Pl. 1: 319 in 1753.
Native to the eastern US from Maryland to Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi.