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Common name: Red hot pokerType: HerbaceousAspect: Prefers full sunColour: MixedSeason: SummerSoil: Not specifiedSize: MediumDelivery: Mail order only until COVID19 lockdown endsImage: WTGN
Available after: 30/05/2020
Kniphofia 'Orange Vanilla Popsicle' is a compact variety of so-called 'Red Hot Poker', with flower spikes that emerge a striking orange to strawberry red at the top and fade to a creamy-white at the bottom. Indeed this variety shows just how far plant breeders have developed this plant in recent years. For best results plant in rich and fertile soils in full sun.
Dead head regularly to extend a potentially very long flowering season from June to perhaps October, or take as cut flowers for the house.
Forms neat clumps of attractive, grassy foliage that can be cut back in early spring to keep tidy. Kniphofia 'Orange Vanilla Popsicle is fully hardy in the UK. Height:30-40cm