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

Bloom of the Day for October 12th, 2011:

Type of plant: Perennials

Bloom color: Coral/Apricot, Brown/Bronze, Cream/Tan

Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm), 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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onewish1 wrote:
nice shot Loretta!!

pirl wrote:

Kell wrote:
I just love green flowers. Nice shot. Plant this one mixed with hot pink Kniphofia.

Loretta_NJ wrote:
Oh, how nice to have the bloom for the day. Thank you, Kell, Pirl and Allison. It would look great with a hot pink one, Kell. Unfortunately, I learned a lesson about kniphofia with this plant. I deadheaded this one before winter, not thinking about the short hollow tube stem I left behind. Well, apparently that tube filled with water and froze the crown of the plant. It was mush and very dead co

Kell wrote:
That is so sad! Maybe some place else has a green one!