Kniphofia Rocket’s Red Glare
A stunning variety with eye-catching, tropical-looking torches of tubular flowers in bi-colours of bright red, creamy yellows and peach on spikes that rise tall above the clumping grass-like foliage. Blooms develop and repeat from December through to May.
|Botanical Name||Kniphofia x hybrida|
|Common Name||Red-Hot Poker or Torch Lily|
|Key Features||Eye-catching, tropical-looking torches of tubular flowers in bi-colours of bright red, creamy yellows and peach on spikes that rise tall above the clumping grass-like foliage.|
|Size||Foliage growing to 40-50cm high x 60cm wide, with flower stems up to 90cm tall.|
|Position||Prefer well-drained soil in sun or part shade, tolerant of coastal conditions.|
|Description||Compact upright foliage, with spectacular floral display.|
|Cultural Notes||Remove spent flower heads to encourage new growth.|
|Landscape Ideas||This versatile clumping plant is great in large pots, mass plantings, mixed garden beds and for adding architectural character.|
- Will add architectural foliage to your garden.
- Tolerates coastal gardens.
- Full Sun position.
- Flowers in summer.