Kniphofia Lemon Popsicle

Popsicle™ Series

Red Hot Poker, Torch Lily

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 14" (Plant 14" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Mid-Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 6-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Yellow
Patent: Pending
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Lemon-drop yellow spikes devour this charming dwarf variety of Kniphofia. Long-lasting flowers bloom from June through October. From the refreshing new Popsicle™ Series of deliciously attractive Red Hot Poker plants that combine compact habit, high-impact colors and grassy foliage that remains attractive all season.

A gorgeous sight in the late summer perennial border. Good companion plant for daylilies. Enjoy an explosion of color when planted in drifts. Patent pending.

Features to Note:

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Tried & True / Good for Beginners
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Humidity Tolerant

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. Foliage may decline after flowering, simply cut back foliage by one half to freshen. Leave foliage for winter protection and cut back to 3" in spring. Divide in spring. Apply general purpose fertilizer in spring before new growth begins.

$14.95 ea.
(3+) $14.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: KNLP