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KNIPHOFIA rufa 'Rasta'

Commonly known as Red hot poker, Torch lily, Tritoma

Tall growing with long greenish-yellow spikes initially light orange as the flowers open. An unusual colour combination
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  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - linear, grass-like dark green leaves
  • Yellow - greenish yellow
  • Height - 1m (39in))
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - clump-forming, rhizomatous perennial. Produces numerous tubular flowers in spike-like racemes held well above the foliage
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails, aphids, thrips
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Flower Shape - Spikes
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • 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
  45cm (18in)
 

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