Kniphofia rooperi [AGM] - Red-hot poker species

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  • AGM

  • Evergreen

  • Flowers attract bees

  • Plant for sun

Evergreen, strap-like leaves give rise to large, round, orange and yellow tapering spikes of tubular flowers on strong stems in late summer and autumn.  Flowers are a magnet to bees.

Prefers a fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Mulch in winter until well established.

Height: 36 - 60 inches / 90 - 150cm                      

Spread: 24 - 36 inches / 60 - 90cm

AGM: The RHS Award of Garden Merit. Plants awarded an AGM are:

  • excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions
  • available
  • of good constitution
  • essentially stable in form and colour
  • reasonably resistant to pests and diseases

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This plant is currently out of stock. Please contact us for details of when we expect to have more available.

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Delivery Options

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  • Click And Collect

    Collection is available from the nursery by appointment only or from one of the events we’ll be attending. During May, June and July our show schedule is very busy so appointments are not always possible and also at other times if we are away attending an event.