Tritoma (Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed') in the Torch Lilies Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Seeds take a long time to reach flowering stage.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed'

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, YorkshireDate: 2016-08-09With Miscanthus grasses and Verbena bonariensis
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Date: 2014-09-06Love this variety, a lovely muted colour and a prolific bloomer
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Date: 2013-06-12Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
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Posted by kniphofia (Northumberland, UK) on Jul 21, 2016 10:24 AM

I've had this variety in a large container now for over 8 years. It's with some other plants, so I really will have to re-do the pot at some point, but it has thrived and blooms very well every year. Not too large, reaching about 3 - 4 feet. A gorgeous colour with apricot buds fading to a pale peach with age. Highly recommended.

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Posted by clintbrown (Medina, TN - Zone 7b) on Feb 23, 2013 10:28 PM

This Kniphofia re-blooms very well.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Oh...very nice.... by wcgypsy Feb 24, 2013 5:24 AM 4
Kniphofia In Containers?! by Marilyn Jan 15, 2015 2:59 PM 44
Good sources for perennials by SongofJoy Nov 17, 2013 7:31 PM 419

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