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botanical name:
Kniphofia 'Victoria'
Kniphofia 'Victoria' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Red-hot Poker
family:  Asphodelaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.20m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: spiky
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: yellow
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
description:
Large spikes of tubular, greenish-yellow flowers, fading to creamy yellow, borne on sturdy stems. Narrow, grass-like, blue-green foliage.

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

propagation:
By division

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