Kniphofia uvaria - Red-Hot Poker


Kniphofia uvaria is an upright, clump-forming perennial with sword-shaped semi-evergreen bluish green leaves and red and yellow tubular flowers.

Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Asphodelaceae
Native Range: South Africa
Zone: 5 to 9
Height: 3.00 to 4.00 feet
Spread: 2.00 to 3.00 feet
Bloom Time: May to June
Bloom Description: Top flowers red; lower flowers yellow
Sun: Full sun
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Medium
Flower: Showy
Tolerate: Rabbit, Drought