|Distinctive border perennial with bright scarlet flower spikes, fading to yellow tinge, on erect stems. Leaves are narrow, long, and grasslike. This is a sturdy, but graceful plant with few problems and architectural character. Varieties available in both dwarf and larger forms. Bright orange, red and yellow flower spikes on erect stems. Primary bloom season is summer. Remove spent flower spikes and old leaves in fall. Good companion plant for daylilies.