• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Foliage reaches 18 in. tall, 12 to 18 in. wide; blooms reach 30 in. tall.
    Key Feature:
    Carefree and Colorful
    Blooms:
    Late Spring to Fall
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:nip-HOFF-ee-uh
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth habit:Compact
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Foliage reaches 18 in. tall, 12 to 18 in. wide; blooms reach 30 in. tall.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Late Spring to Fall
    Flower color:Orange
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Avens (Geum); Switch Grass (Panicum); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Sedum (Sedum)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Mulch to protect crowns in harsh winters. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established in the landscape, reduce frequency; in containers, water regularly - when soil surface becomes dry. Feed with a slow-release fertilizer. Prune spent flowers to promote continued bloom.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    The Popsicle™ series, introduced by Terra Nova® Nurseries, is a collection of compact Kniphophia featuring high impact colors, day-neutral, reblooming habit, and exceptional foliage.

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