Kniphofia 'Tawny King' has large, dramatic, four foot tall spires of burnt orange, amber, and creamy yellow atop bronze stems.
Kniphofia 'Tawny King' has large, dramatic, four foot tall spires of burnt orange, amber, and creamy yellow atop bronze stems in mid to late summer. This is a vigorous and stately red hot poker with presence and drama. Plant in full sun in rich, well-drained soils.
Common Name: Red Hot Poker
Family: Asphodelaceae (The Asphodel Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Orange
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Stem Colour: Burgundy
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar
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