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Kniphofia Bee's Lemon (Torch Lily)

Tall and stately. Poker like lemon yellow blooms on strong stems to set your garden alight in summer above clumps of grassy foliage. Great as a cut flowers, deer and rabbit resistant, drought tolerant and suitable for coastal gardens. Prefers poor, dry soil in sun or part shade. Height 1.2m (4'). Spread 60cm (24"). Fully hardy perennial. Supplied in 9cm pots.
Flower Colour

Bees and Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Ideal for Beginners, Pest Resistant

Hardy Perennial


May onwards

Flowering Time

Sun or Partial Shade

60cm (24")

120cm (48")



Moist, well drained


Prefers full sun, tolerates partial shade


Suitable for cutting


July to October

Additional Information

Attractive to bees. Mulch young plants with straw or leaves for the first winter. Propagate by using new shoots as basal cuttings, seed, or division in the spring. It is possible to propagate Kniphofia by dividing mature plants during late spring. Fully hardy perennial. Bare roots take up to 6-8 weeks to appear after planting.

Delivery Date: 21 May 2018 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.

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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
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