|Common Name||Dwarf red hot poker|
|Plant Series||Kniphofia POCO™ Series|
|US Patent #||PP28464|
|EU Grant #||PBRAF|
|Bloom Time||July, August, September, October|
|Flower Color||Orange, Red|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|
|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.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||16" / 15" / 23"|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage|
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.
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|pH||6.0 – 6.8|
|Fertility Needs||150 – 200 ppm|
|Notes||The POCO™ Series Kniphofia are day neutral plants and bloom as long as they have some heat and high light.|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||—|
|Day Length for Flowering||Day Neutral|
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