Echo Mango Red Hot Poker
Kniphofia uvaria 'Echo Mango' PP #21,706
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||nip-HOFF-ee-uh oo-VAR-ee-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 22 to 28 in. tall, 18 to 24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Summer through Early-Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Tropical, Xeric|
|Landscape Use||Border, Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Mulch to protect crowns in harsh winters. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish extensive root system, allowing to dry slightly between intervals; once established in the landscape, tolerates drought. Remove spent blooms. Fertilize in early spring. May be divided in spring or fall.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9