Leonotis leonurus

Common Name: Lion’s Tail

This fuzzy leafed shrub loves the sun and well drained soil. Blooms with whorls of pumpkin orange 2’ flowers resembling a lion’s tail- from summer into fall giving it a striking appearance. Grows to a height of 4′-6′ tall by 3′-4′ wide. Water-wise and nature friendly, attracting birds, bees and butterflies! Very hardy-must be pruned and groomed at least once a year.

  • Type: Shrub
  • Exposure: Full Sun/Part Shade
  • Height: 5 Feet
  • Width: 3 Feet
  • Hardy To: 28° F
  • Blooms: Orange, Summer to Fall