Pyromania® Backdraft Kniphofia Plant (Red Hot Poker)
Pyromania® Backdraft Kniphofia Plant (Red Hot Poker)

Pyromania® Backdraft Kniphofia Plant (Red Hot Poker)

Price: 16.49
Each Quart-Sized Pot contains 1 plant
Full Sun to Part Sun (3+ hours)Moist
Plant Features

Pyromania® Backdraft Kniphofia bring unique color to the landscape with wide, poker style blooms in intense shades of orangey red. Plants will shoot new flowers from late spring to mid-summer if spent blooms are kept removed. Red hot poker, or touch lily plants grow best in full sun to part shaded locations with fertile, well-drained soil. The roots require a lot of water during the blooming season to keep the new buds coming. They love container and make excellent cut flowers. Kniphofia plants are an excellent source of nectar for butterflies and  hummingbirds. They are seldom browsed by rabbits or deer.


Companion Planting: Achillea, Coreopsis, Crocosmia, Dahlia, Hemerocallis, Monarda

Plant Needs
Preferred Sunlight: Full Sun to Part Sun (3+ hours)
Preferred Soil Moisture: Moist, Well-drained
Fertilizer Needs: When transplanted and then once every Spring
Survives Winter in Zones: 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Characteristics
Habit: Upright
Garden Height: 36-Inches
Mature Spread: 30-Inches
Flower Color: Orange, Red, White
Foliage Color: Green
Bloom Time: Late Spring, Early Summer
Attracts: Bees, Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
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