|Common Name||Dwarf red hot poker|
|Plant Series||Kniphofia POCO™ Series|
|US Patent #||PP28464|
|EU Grant #||PBRAF|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||16" / 15" / 23"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||July, August, September, October|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|Flower Color||Orange, Red|
|pH||6.0 - 6.8|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage|
|Nutritional Needs||150 - 200 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between watering.|
|How Different?||Compared to 'Papaya Popsicle' it is a shorter plant with bicolor inflorescences with orange as the bottom flower color rather than yellow.|
|Landscape Value||All summer bloom. Use as a color spot, mass planting, or enjoy as a vertical accent.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Grower Notes||The POCO™ Series Kniphofia are day neutral plants and bloom as long as they have some heat and high light.|
Kniphofia ‘Poco Sunset’
Short habit, multiple crowns, and the short flower spikes in the first season. The flowers of 'Poco Sunset' are bi-color red-orange and orange and the plants have a very long bloom time with repeat blooming from July through October in Canby, Oregon.
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