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KNIPHOFIA

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma

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  • Good to know - wildlife plant. Attractive to bees.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails, thrips, violet root.
  • Place of Origin - southern and tropical Africa.
  • Deciduous - leaves usually thin, grass-like,10-100cm (3-39in) long.
  • Evergreen - leaves usually broad, keeled or strap-shaped to 1.5m (5ft) long.
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - rhizomatous perennials. Erect, usually dense, spike-like racemes 5-40cm (2-16in) long of tubular or cylindrical flowers.
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus rich, preferably sandy.

Buy Varieties of KNIPHOFIA

KNIPHOFIA 'Alcazar'

KNIPHOFIA 'Alcazar'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Garnet red
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each

KNIPHOFIA 'Bees Lemon'

KNIPHOFIA 'Bees Lemon'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Dense narrow yellow flowers from green buds. Easy to grow
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

KNIPHOFIA 'Green Jade'

KNIPHOFIA 'Green Jade'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Flowers are green in bud opening to an unusual creamy-white colour
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each

KNIPHOFIA 'Ice Queen'

KNIPHOFIA 'Ice Queen'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
A very nearly white cultivar. Pale cream flowers from green buds. Ages to white
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

KNIPHOFIA 'Little Maid'

KNIPHOFIA 'Little Maid'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Pale lemon flower spike about 18 inches tall
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each

KNIPHOFIA 'Nancy's Red'

KNIPHOFIA 'Nancy's Red'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
A short growing variety less than 2 feet tall with dusky deep coral-red flowers
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

KNIPHOFIA 'Percy's Pride'

KNIPHOFIA 'Percy's Pride'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Green and yellow
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each

KNIPHOFIA rooperi   AWARD

KNIPHOFIA rooperi  >

Red hot poker
Orange-red spherical flowers becoming orange-yellow
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

KNIPHOFIA 'Royal Standard'   AWARD

KNIPHOFIA 'Royal Standard'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Red buds opening to yellow
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each

KNIPHOFIA 'Tawny King'   AWARD

KNIPHOFIA 'Tawny King'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Dark bronze stems and tubular cream flowers above evergreen strap-like leaves
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each

KNIPHOFIA 'Timothy'   AWARD

KNIPHOFIA 'Timothy'  >

Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma
Cream flushed carmine
MULTIBUY
Any 3+ £8.00 each
£9.50 each

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