Red-hot poker

Kniphofia uvaria

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Red-hot poker (Kniphofia uvaria)
Synonyms:  Torch flower

These tall spikes top off the perennial border with a burst of tropical-red racemes. The fine foliage makes the base of the plant equally attractive.

Noteworthy Characteristics: 

Provides hot, tropical colors in a wide range of hardiness zones.

Propagation: 

Divide in spring.

Overview

Height
6 ft.
Spread
36 in.
Growth Habit
Clumps
Growth Pace
Moderate Grower
Light
Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture
Medium Moisture
Maintenance
Low
Characteristics
Attracts Hummingbirds,
Showy Flowers
Bloom Time
Fall,
Summer
Flower Color
Red
Type
Perennials

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