Spring Flowering Bulbs

Kniphofia uvaria Flamenco

Red Hot Poker, Torch Lily, Tritoma

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 30" (Plant 20" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 5-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic
Flower / Accent: Mixed / Mixed
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
New improvement to an old garden favorite. Kniphofia Flamenco flowers its first year with bottlebrush spikes of firey red, orange, and yellow tones. (Like a Tequila Sunrise upside down). Good for smaller gardens. An All-American 1999 Winner.

Features to Note:

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • For a Sunny Spot

Kniphofia General Information:

Kniphofia are old-fashioned favorites. A sun-lover that likes it hot and dry. Avoid too moist (wet feet). Best selection for hotter zones.

Kniphofia Plant Care:

Dead heading may prolong blooming by removing old flower spikes. To improve appearance, cut back foliage by one half. Leave foliage for winter protection and cut back to 3" in spring. Divide in spring.

$8.95 ea.
(3+) $8.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: KNFL