KNIPHOFIA caulescens

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KNIPHOFIA caulescens

Grey-leaved Poker, Red Hot Poker, Torch Lily
Select Item No. KA037

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1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asphodelaceae
Origin: South Africa: wet grassland in the mountains, marshy places.
Distinction: Award of Garden Merit (A.G.M.) from the Royal Horticultural Society.
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Special Features: Dense flower panicles on thick stems.
Basic Colour: (red / scarlet / purple)
Flower Colour: coral red with yellow
Natural Flowering Period: July - September
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z9
Foliage: yucca like clumps with striking blue green foliage
Growth Habit: erect / clumping
Height with Flowers: 100 cm
Soil Requirements: average / humus rich, fertile
Characteristics: ornamental foliage plant / solitary plant
Usage: suitable for cutting
Portion weight: 0.2 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 2.27273 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
5 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(9) These seeds germinate rapidly depending on species and origin. If germination does not occur after 3–4 weeks a cooling period of 2–4 weeks is recommended.

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