Kniphofia Redhot Popsicle

Popsicle™ Series

Red Hot Poker, Torch Lily

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 14-16" (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: Red / Red
Patent: Pending
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

A tasty summer treat, this Popsicle will be enjoyed by hummingbirds and butterflies. Cinnamon red flowers will bask in any sun drenched garden. From the refreshing new Popsicle™ Series of deliciously attractive Red Hot Poker plants which combine compact habit, high-impact colors and grassy foliage that remains attractive all season.

A gorgeous sight in the late summer perennial border. Kniphofia is a 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

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:

Deadheading may prolong blooming by removing old flower spikes. To improve appearance, cut back foliage by one half. Or leave foliage for winter protection and cut back to 3" in spring. Apply winter mulch to protect crowns in colder zones. Divide in spring or fall. Apply general purpose fertilizer in spring before new growth begins.

$14.95 ea.
(3+) $14.50 ea.
Ships: Fall 2016
Plant Code: KNRP