|Common Name||Dwarf red hot poker|
|Plant Series||Kniphofia POPSICLE™ Series|
|US Patent #||PP27617 ('TNKNIBP')|
|EU Grant #||EU49521 ('TNKNIBP')|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||18" / 16" / 26"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||July, August, September, October|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|pH||6.0 - 6.8|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Hummingbird Attractor, Pollinator Attractor|
|Nutritional Needs||150 - 200 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|How Different?||Golden yellow flowers rather than the yellow flowers of Lemon Popsicle and a little shorter. Very clean flower stems, working name was "Neat Freak" because the flowers dropped so cleanly and no seed formed.|
|Landscape Value||It has a short habit, grassy short leaves, and re-blooms all summer into fall. Grows and flowers very quickly.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Grower Notes||It has a short habit, grassy short leaves, and re-blooms all summer into fall. Grows and flowers very quickly.|
Kniphofia ‘Banana Popsicle’
Forms numerous short spikes of golden yellow flowers the first year and repeat blooming from July through October in Canby, Oregon. It has a compact habit with multiple crowns, narrow, grassy leaves, and excellent vigor. It fills a one gallon pot the first year from tissue culture.
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