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Kniphofia Rufa Rasta


Tall and stately with a funky twist.
Tall stems hold pendulous, limegreen, tubular flowers, each opening from a coral bud. Also known as Torch Lily, your garden will be set alight each summer above clumps of grassy foliage. Prefers poor, dry soil in sun or part shade. Height 1m (40"). Spread 45cm (18"). Fully hardy perennial. Supplied in 9cm pots.

Flower Colour
Orange, Yellow

Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden, Prairie Style planting

Hardiness
Fully hardy perennial

Category
Perennials

Other
Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Ideal for Beginners, NEW This Year, Pest Resistant

Flowering Time
Summer

Aspect
Full Sun

Spread
45cm (18")

Height
100cm (40")

Kniphofia Rufa Rasta

Soil

Poor, dry soil

Position

Sun or part shade

Flowering

Summer

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

Delivery Date: 07 Sep 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.
Bless you,
Kind wishes"
 
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