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Common Name: Red Hot Poker
Plant Family: Asphodelaceae
10 in stock
Quantity or Pot size (see 'Pot Sizes' tab below): 1 Litre potHardiness/minimum temperature: HardyPosition/ Situation: Herbaceous BorderSun/ Shade: SunPlanting Style: cottageSuggested Use: Cut FlowerSeason of Interest: Late summerScent: No ScentFlower Colour: YellowLeaf Colour: GreenHeight: medium (up to 6 feet)Habit/Shape: Clump formingEvergreen: NoSoil Type: dry or sandy soilSoil PH: Acid to NeutralBee and Butterfly: BeeRabbit & Deer Resistance: Deer & Rabbit Resistant PlantsResistance to Honey Fungus: Resistant to Honey FungusRHS Award of Garden Merit: Yes
1 Litre pot
A vigourous perennial with long arching deeply-keeled leaves, and large oval heads of tubular yellow flowers opening from orange buds. For well drained, neutral to acidic soil in full sun. Needs good drainage. Good for coastal gardens and attracts bees.
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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);
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.