Rather short and compact compared to other Red-Hot Pokers, with large, red and orange bi-color flowers. Attract all sorts of pollinators to the garden—especially hummingbirds.
Planting Partner variety for our “Hot, Dry and Lovin’ It” Garden Design.
Kniphofia (Red-Hot Poker) 'Papaya Popsicle'
12" (30cm) foliage; 20" (51cm)
Remove flower stalks after flowering. Cutback any unsightly foliage halfway but wait until spring to cutback 3" (8cm) from the ground. Plants require good drainage.
Early Summer, Summer, Early Fall, Fall
Approx. Winter Hardiness
USDA Hardiness Zones: 6 to 9