Today's bloom is Red Hot Poker (Kniphofia northiae)

Bloom of the Day for October 9th, 2011:

Type of plant: Perennials

Bloom color: Orange, Pale Yellow

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 7a to Zone 10b

Height: 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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marti001 wrote:
Great photo!! I love the way the fore ground flowers are in the shade and the background flowers are in sun. Really give the picture that 3D look. Good job done by the photographer.

Kell wrote:
I have been becoming more and more enamored of Kniphofia. So many now, in all colors! These are so nice and fat.

pixie62560 wrote:
Wonderful shot!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
Thanks! Glad you enjoyed the photo.

kniphofia wrote:
I'm drooling! Love the photo.