KNIPHOFIA 'Royal Castle'

Commonly known as Poker lily, Red hot poker, Tritoma

Red/yellow flower spike
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KNIPHOFIA 'Royal Castle'

 
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  • Evergreen
    Keeled, strap-shaped leaves
  • Semi-evergreen Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
  • Red
  • Yellow
  • Height
    1m (39in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Clump-forming rhizomatous perennial. Produces numerous tubular flowers in spikes held well above the leaves
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant. Attracts bees, butterflies and other insects
  • Pests & Diseases
    slugs, snails, aphids, thrips
  • Place of origin
    southern and tropical Africa, Madagascar, Arabia
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes - spike-like racemes
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich, preferably sandy
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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Kniphofia - Care Guide
1m (39in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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