Red hot poker 'Nobilis'
The Red hot poker 'Nobilis' (Kniphofia uvaria 'Nobilis')is a fully hardy perennial herbaceous plant with orange flowers in early Autumn, late Summer and mid Summer, and it takes less than 1 year to flower. It grows well in direct sun, and prefers low levels of water. The flowers are arranged in a inflorescence. It has high drought tolerance.
Kniphofia uvaria 'Nobilis' grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5.5 (very acidic ranges from 5.2 to 5.5) to 7.5 (neutral ranges from 6.6 to 7.5). It is adapted to clay loam, loam, loamy sand, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils, and prefers high fertility.
This is a erect plant and has a clump forming growth form, and has an ultimate height of 1.5m / 4.9ft and spread of 1m / 3.3ft. It can take 2-3 years to reach its ultimate height.
The leaves are green in Spring and Summer and green in Autumn. They are in shape.
Architectural, city courtyard garden, coastal/seaside suitable, drought resistant, flower arranging, flower border and bed and low maintenance.
Propagation techniques include division.-28°C / -18.4F to 2-3 years 1.5m / 4.9ft 1m / 3.3ft
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|Specific epithet ?||uvaria|
|Red hot poker 'Nobilis' (Ireland)|
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