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Pyromania Hot and Cold Red Hot Poker Kniphofia hybrid

  • Hardy Zones
    • 5 - 9
  • Exposure
    • Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
    • Fall
  • Mature Size
    • 30 - 36 Inches
Proven Winners Perennial
Pyromania Hot and Cold Red Hot Poker Kniphofia hybrid
Sun 30 - 36

Features

Bring unique drama to your landscape with the spiky flowers and upright habit of this perennial. Tangerine orange buds open to creamy white flowers over grass-like foliage.

Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Attracts: 
Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resists: 
Deer
Rabbits

Characteristics

Duration: 
Perennial
Height Category: 
Tall
Garden Height: 
30 - 36 Inches
Spacing: 
24 - 30 Inches
Spread: 
24 - 30 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Orange
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Shade: 
Tangerine orange and creamy white
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Shade: 
Grass-like
Habit: 
Upright
Container Role: 
Thriller

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Early Summer
Bloom Time: 
Mid Summer
Bloom Time: 
Late Summer
Hardiness Zones: 
5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Water Category: 
Average
Soil Fertility Requirement: 
Average Soil
Soil Fertility Requirement: 
Fertile Soil
Soil Fertility Requirement: 
Poor Soil
Soil PH Category: 
Acidic Soil
Soil PH Category: 
Neutral Soil
Uses: 
Border Plant
Uses: 
Cut Flower
Uses: 
Specimen or Focal Point
Maintenance Notes: 

Grows well in any well-drained soil, although a good supply of water is appreciate when bloomer. If zone 5b or 6, provide winter protection with mulch or leaves. Trim leaves in spring to stimulate healthy, new growth.

Pyromania Hot and Cold Kniphofia hybrid USPPAF, Can PBRAF
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