A very wide variation in color and form of rosettes and leaves. The flowering stem of a plant varies (large) from 6 feet (1.8 m) to relatively small, up to 2.6 feet (80 cm). It is a succulent, evergreen perennial, forming short-stemmed rosettes, up to 12 inches (30 cm) tall and up to 16 inches (40 cm) in diameter. The leaves are spoon-shaped, wavy-edges, reddish-green in color and up to 8 inches (20) cm long. The bell-shaped, reddish flowers are yellow inside.