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Kniphofia Alcazar
Kniphofia Alcazar Red Hot Poker Root
Kniphofia Alcazar is also well known as Red Hot Poker. Add this fiery show stopper to give your garden a sizzling display in the late summer. Red Hot Poker is ideal for the gardener that likes to grow fully hardy flowers that need very little maintenance. Plant these bold beauties in your borders and leave them to do their thing and they will provide an exotic display throughout the months of August and September and they will come back each year! 

How to plant Knihofia Alcazar

  • Plant your Kniphofia Alcazar roots outside during the spring.
  • Soak the roots in water for 30 minutes prior to planting.
  • Grow in borders or containers in full sun / partial shade.
  • Plant the rhizomes 10-15cm (4-6") deep.
  • Space the rhizomes about 25-30cm (10-12") apart.
  • Plant with the shoots facing upwards.
  • Water-in after planting and keep hydrated while in growth.

Description

Kniphofia Alcazar is also well known as Red Hot Poker. Add this fiery show stopper to give your garden a sizzling display in the late summer. Red Hot Poker is ideal for the gardener that likes to grow fully hardy flowers that need very little maintenance. Plant these bold beauties in your borders and leave them to do their thing and they will provide an exotic display throughout the months of August and September and they will come back each year! 

Additional Information

  • Kniphofia Alcazar come from South Africa, but they do well in the UK when planted in full sun.
  • Kniphofia can be planted individually but they really come alive when planted in mass.
  • Plant Crocosmia or Dahlias alongside Kniphofias to really add that exotic look to your garden! 

Delivery / Returns

Summer Flowering Bulbs are delivered in Spring

Delivery and P&P

Summer Flowering Bulbs are dispatched from the end of February to June.
All orders should be dispatched within 3-5 working days during this time.
Postage cost to the UK (excluding N.Ireland) is £4.99.
Orders over £50 qualify for FREE delivery.
Unfortunately, we are not currently delivering to the EU. See Delivery page.
When your order is due for dispatch, you will receive a tracking email from us to track your parcel with the Royal Mail or Caribou.
Your parcel will be sent on a 48 hour tracked service.

Returns and Refunds

You have the right to cancel your order at any time before it is dispatched.
All returns must be returned at your cost within 7 days of receipt.
Payment for the returned goods will be refunded within 7 days of the goods being received by us, less the postage charges.


Planting & Growing Instructions

How to plant Knihofia Alcazar

  • Plant your Kniphofia Alcazar roots outside during the spring.
  • Soak the roots in water for 30 minutes prior to planting.
  • Grow in borders or containers in full sun / partial shade.
  • Plant the rhizomes 10-15cm (4-6") deep.
  • Space the rhizomes about 25-30cm (10-12") apart.
  • Plant with the shoots facing upwards.
  • Water-in after planting and keep hydrated while in growth.

Care Instructions

How to care for Knihofia Alcazar

  • Water during the summer months and active growth periods.
  • Kniphofia Alcazar can be left over winter, just give them a good mulching over for winter.
£6.00

Kniphofia Alcazar

Red Hot Poker
  • 1 Root £6.00
  • 3 Roots £15.00
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Specification
Latin name: Kniphofia Alcazar
Also known as: Red Hot Poker
Colours: Red and Yellow
Aspect: Full Sun or Partial Shade
Height: 80-100 cm / 32-40"
Planting period: Spring - March to May
Soil Type: Well drained Soil
Hardiness: Semi-Hardy - Mulch over winter
Shipping est: Dispatched in 5 working days
Delivery time: Spring delivery (Feb to June 2021)
Suitable for containers: Yes
Scented: No
Border Position: Back
SKU SKU1802521
  • Description
    Kniphofia Alcazar is also well known as Red Hot Poker. Add this fiery show stopper to give your garden a sizzling display in the late summer. Red Hot Poker is ideal for the gardener that likes to grow fully hardy flowers that need very little maintenance. Plant these bold beauties in your borders and leave them to do their thing and they will provide an exotic display throughout the months of August and September and they will come back each year! 
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  • Delivery / Returns
  • Planting & Growing Instructions

    How to plant Knihofia Alcazar

    • Plant your Kniphofia Alcazar roots outside during the spring.
    • Soak the roots in water for 30 minutes prior to planting.
    • Grow in borders or containers in full sun / partial shade.
    • Plant the rhizomes 10-15cm (4-6") deep.
    • Space the rhizomes about 25-30cm (10-12") apart.
    • Plant with the shoots facing upwards.
    • Water-in after planting and keep hydrated while in growth.
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