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Kniphofia uvaria

This is an evergreen, herbaceous perennial with strap-like leaves growing from rhizomes. It bears a roundish spike of tubular orange or yellow flowers which are borne on a tall stem.

Family Name:
Common Name:
Red-hot poker or torch lily (Eng.); vuurpyl (Afr.)
Plant Height:
1.2 m
Flower Colour:
Yellow Red Orange
Flowering Time:
June, July, August, September