Kniphofia uvaria 'Early Hybrids' - Red Hot Poker

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Kniphofia uvaria 'Early Hybrids'

Also called Torch Flower, Tritoma

  • Flower spikes are dense with red-orange blending to yellow
  • Clumps of narrow strap-like dark green foliage
  • Tough evergreen foliage has a loose, upright, arching habit
  • A colourful addition to hot, dry locations
  • Bloom Time: June to August
  • Flower Height: 90 cm

ZONE:
5

COLOUR:
Red

HEIGHT:
60-75 cm

SPREAD:
50-60 cm

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Growing and Maintenance Tips:


Grows best in an average to dry, well-drained, sandy soil, in full sun. It is recommended to tie up the leaves of kniphofia in the winter to keep the crowns dry, then in the spring remove the old foliage. Drought tolerant once established.