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Click & Collect

We are offering free click & collect, free local delivery and nationwide delivery by courier for most UK addresses. The Nursery is not currently open for general browsing. For more details click here.

Kniphofia 'John Benary'

Common Name: Red Hot Poker

Plant Family: Asphodelaceae

Price:  £5.00
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SEPTEMBER SPECIAL OFFER: Save 15% when you order any 6 or more of our plants

Availability:  

  

10 in stock

Size/Qty:  9 cm pots


Suggested Use:  Cut Flower
Planting Style:  mediterranean
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Orange
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  Acid to Neutral
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants


Tall variety with vibrant, orange-red flowers in late summer. Perfect for adding height and structure to a mixed border. Can grow to 5-6ft tall but may be shorter in some soils. Grow in fertile, well drained soil in full sun. Good for coastal gardens and loved by bees.


Mainland UK  (Courier) £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds only (Royal Mail) £2 Click & Collect from the nursery or from Plant Fairs (2 days notice required) FREE
Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands From £10    

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Shrubland Park Nurseries