Kniphofia or Torchlily

Easy to grow in the garden as long as the soil is well-drained, particularly in winter.

Plants form a big clump of grassy leaves that remain evergreen in milder regions. This compact selection features bicolored spikes of red and flame-orange flowers that are attractive to hummingbirds. Stems are wonderful for cutting. Drought tolerant once established.

Clumps may be divided every 3 to 4 years in the spring.

 

Hardiness zone: 5-9

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Soil Moisture: Average or Moist

Blooming Time: Mid Summer-Early fall
Foliage Color: Deep Green

Plant Uses: Border, Cut Flower, Container, woodland,

FlowerHead Size : Very large

Height: 23-28 inches

Spread: 18-23 inches

Resistant for: Rabbit and Deer

Attracts: Hummingbirds

Tolerant: Drought