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Poco™ Yellow Hot Poker

Kniphofia Hybrid 'TNKNIPY' PP #PP27616

SKU
44859
Lemon-yellow, nectar-filled blooms will delight people and hummingbirds alike all summer and into fall. Shorter than a classic Red Hot Poker, this compact variety is perfect for containers or smaller gardens. Grass-like foliage remains neat all summer. Herbaceous perennial.
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Allow soil to dry slightly before watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationnip-HOFF-ee-uh
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 21 in. tall and 16 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer into Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry slightly before watering.
Companion PlantsSwitch Grass (Panicum); Coneflower (Echinacea); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Sedum (Sedum); Avens (Geum)

Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Mulch to protect crown 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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9

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