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botanical name:
Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed'
Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Red-hot Poker
family:  Asphodelaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Spikes of brown-orange flowers fading to cream. Late flowering. Distinctive and very attractive.

Reasonably fertile, moist, well drained, preferably sandy soil in full sun. Tolerates a little light shade.

By division of established clumps.

Herbaceous borders.

other notes:
Raised at Four Seasons, Forncett St. Mary, Norfolk.

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