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Red Hot Poker Plant

Red Hot Poker Plant (9cm Pot)

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Price: 2.99
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Price 2.84 2.69

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Red Hot Poker Plant - Description

  • Red Hot Poker Plant
  • Tall, Perennial Flower
  • Fiery Red & Orange Blooms From Mid Summer
  • Flowers From Mid Summer into Autumn
  • Kniphofia Uvaria 'Flamenco'
  • Herbaceous Perennial: Comes Back Year After Year
  • Potted Red Hot Poker Plants
  • Pot Size: 9cm Pot
  • Current Height: 20cm

Red Hot Poker Plant - Characteristics

  • Stately & tall herbaceous perennial
  • Final Height: 125cm
  • Flowers: Fiery red & orange blooms
  • Foliage: Long, thin sword-like leaves, light green / blueish in colour
  • Dies back in Winter but comes back every Spring
  • Habit: Tall, erect flower stems
  • Flowering Period: May to October
  • Foliage: Deeply lobed leaves add to plant's interest

Red Hot Poker Plant - Planting Instructions

  • Red Hot Pokers prefer a sandy soil or dry soil
  • Ideal in well drained soils
  • Position in full sun
  • Before planting, soak pot for about 3 minutes before planting
  • Dig hole roughly twice the size of the plant pot
  • Handle pots with care
  • Carefully squeeze side of pots to remove plant
  • Position plant in the ground so that the top of root ball is level with existing soil level
  • Firm in well
  • Soak soil well after planting
  • Benefits from support later in the Summer
  • Cut back clumps after flowers die back
  • To encourage blooms, deadhead as required
  • Benefits from addition of a phosphorus based fertiliser

Red Hot Poker Plant - Uses / Location

  • Popular plants offer Summer long colour
  • Grow towards the back of herbaceous borders
  • Suited to growing in 'hot' borders & red planting schemes
  • Red Hot Poker Companion Plants include Alliums, Foxgloves, Lavenders & Asters
  • For a red planting scheme, plant with Crocosmia, Rubeckia, Heleniums, Lobelia & Cannas
  • Can be used as cut flowers
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