KNIPHOFIA (Red-hot Poker) Perennial with tall spikes of flowers and narrow rush-like leaves. To prevent damage to the crown the leaves on evergreen varieties should be tied together during the winter. Requires a well-drained soil in full sun. Dislikes wet winters.
|Kniphofia ‘Alcazar’ Spikes of orange and red flowers from August to October. Narrow rushy green leaves, tie together to prevent the crown rotting in winter.. Height 80cm. Spread 30cm.|
|Kniphofia ‘Bees’ Lemon’ Dense heads of lemon yellow flowers from June to September. Narrow grass like green leaves. Height 90cm. Spread 30cm.|
Kniphofia caulescens AGM Reddish-salmon flowers on tall smooth stems, autumn. Broad blue-green leaves. Height 1.2 metres. Spread 60cm. Protect the crowns in winter.
|Kniphofia caulescens ‘Coral Breakers’ Coral red topped pokers in June and July. Broad blue-green leaves, evergreen. Height 55cm. Spread 60cm. Protect the crowns in winter.|
|Kniphofia galpinii Flame orange spikes of flowers, August into October. Narrow bright green leaves, semi-evergreen. Height 60 to 75cm. Spread 45cm. Protect the crowns in winter.|
|Kniphofia ‘Green Jade’ Spikes of green flowers gradually change to creamy-white, July to September. Narrow grass like green leaves. Height 90cm. Spread 30cm.|
Kniphofia Hybrids Spikes of flowers from orange to yellow August to October. Height 75 to 100cm. Spread 60cm.
|Kniphofia ‘Little Maid’ Ivory spikes of flowers on sturdy stems in August to October. Narrow, rushy leaves, Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.|
|Kniphofia ‘Nancy’s Red ’ Spikes of dusky, deep coral-red flowers from July to October. Narrow grass like green leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.|
|Kniphofia ‘Percys Pride’ Spikes of greeny-yellow flowers, August to November. Narrow rushy, lax leaves. Height 75cm. Spread 45cm.|
|Kniphofia ‘Royal Standard’ AGM Spikes of scarlet buds open to lemon yellow flowers in late summer. Narrow green leaves. Height 100 to 120cm. Spread 60cm.|
|Kniphofia ‘Strawberries and Cream’ Short, erect stems bearing terminal spikes of raspberry red flowers with a cream base from August to October. Narrow grass like green leaves. Height 50-60cm. Spread 30cm.|
|Kniphofia ‘Tawny King’ Tawny Apricot buds open to cream flowers on bronzy stems, july to September. Grass like green leaves. Height 120cm. Spread 60cm.|
Kniphofia ‘Timothy’ Spikes of dark pink buds open to tubular soft peach and cream flowers on erect stems from July to September. Grass like green leaves. Height 75cm. Spread 30cm.
|Kniphofia ‘Toffee Nosed’ AGM Erect stems bearing terminal spikes of pale cream coloured flowers tipped brown, July to September. Narrow grass like green leaves. Height 100cm. Spread 30cm.|
|Kniphofia triangularis ssp triangularis ‘Light of the World’ Bears flared, almost translucent, pale orange flower spikes on a slender stem from August to October. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.|
|Kniphofia uvaria ‘Nobilis’ AGM EBold spikes of orange flowers in August and September. Narrow grass like mid-green leaves. Height up to 200cm. Spread 60cm.|