Joker's Wild Red Hot Poker
Tall spikes topped with drooping clusters of red-orange tubular florets are produced atop the sturdy stems of this upright plant. Large clumps of wide, strap-like blue-green foliage contrast nicely with the flowers. It produces a dramatic vertical accent in the garden and is highly attractive to hummingbirds and other pollinators.
Common Name: Joker's Wild Red Hot Poker
Botanical Name: Kniphofia 'Joker's Wild' PP32263
Light Requirements: Sun
Mature Height: 3-3.5'
Mature Width: 2-2.5'
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Soil Preference: Average to Acidic Soil
Advantages: Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Bee Friendly, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Hardiness Map: https://planthardiness.ars.usda.gov/PHZMWeb/
Image Courtesy of Walter's Gardens Inc.