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Kniphofia ‘Bee's Lemon’

Poker plant

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Features

  • BloomsAugust to September
  • Height0.65m to 1m
  • Spread0.4m to 0.65m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourBright yellow, green
  • Leaf ColourMid green

Description

Kniphofia ‘Bee's Lemon’ (Poker plant). Racemes of bright yellow flowers tinged green grow in late summer to early autumn. Has dark green, grass-like leaves.

Characteristics

Perennial, Deciduous, Herbaceous

Origin

Tropical Africa

Interest and use

Ornamental, ground cover. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH6.0
  • WaterMoist

Propagation

Seed or division or the fleshy crowns in spring, cultivators by division only in spring.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Prone to root rot.

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