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25 Orange Purple Hot Poker Torch Lily Flower Seeds Kniphofia Uvaria Perennial

25 Orange Purple Hot Poker Torch Lily Flower Seeds Kniphofia Uvaria Perennial

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Plant Habit : [Flowering]
USDA Hardiness Zone (°F) : [7 (0 to 10 °F), 8 (10 to 20 °F), 9 (20 to 30 °F), 10 (30 to 40 °F)]
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Description

Red hot poker plants are truly aptly named with their orange, red and yellow flower spikes that look like blazing torches. These South African natives are popular ornamental perennials which crave sun and while being deer resistant. Red hot poker plants are easy to grow in well-draining soil.

Red Hot Poker Information

The striking red hot poker plant (Kniphofia uvaria) is in the Liliaceae family and is also known as poker plant and torch lily. This plant thrives in USDA zones 5 through 9 and is an upright evergreen perennial with a clumping habit. Over 70 known species exist of this South African native plant.

 

Torch lilies grow to be up to 5 feet tall and attract hummingbirds, butterflies and birds to the garden with their bright flowers and sweet nectar. Attractive sword-shaped leaves surround the base of a tall stem upon which red, yellow or orange tubular flowers droop down like a torch.

Planting Seeds

Torch lily seeds will require full sun, well-draining soil and plenty of organic matter.

 

Sow seeds indoors 6 to 8 weeks before planting out. Use a good potting mixture in pots which are several inches deep to preserve the taproot. Sow 3 seeds in each container and lightly dust with soil.

 

Keep the containers where temperatures are 70 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit (21-23 C.) and evenly moist. Expect germination in 21 to 28 days.

 

In warm regions, you can also direct sow the seeds in prepared garden beds. When plants are small clumps several inches wide, transplant them to the flower bed after hardening them off.

Care for Seeds

With a little luck and good care, red hot poker seed propagation should be successful and you will have some mini-me torch lilies in pots. It isn’t a good idea to continue to grow the plants in containers since they have a fairly long taproot.

 

Moving them to a garden space with fun sun and porous soil is the best way to grow red hot pokers. Expose indoor grown plants gradually to outside conditions over the course of a week to help them adjust and avoid shock. Set the plants into the soil at the same level at which they were growing in the containers. If you get them in the ground early enough, you should expect a bloom the first year.

Remove spent flower spikes as they occur and cut the foliage back in late winter to early spring to allow new leaves room to grow. Provide mulch over the root zone in northern climates to protect the plant from cold.

 

Divide you pokers every few years to promote blooming and dense clumps. These are very easy plants to grow and you can save seeds or even baby clumps to trade with your garden friends.

 

Store Policies

All seeds will come in a resalable plastic zip lock bag wrapped in a protectant so the seeds are not damaged by shipping machines. All seed packets contain no fillers or other weeds or seeds mixed in. Most have been harvested by hand & all test at a high germination rate.

 

Seed Count

 

All seed counts should be considered estimates as the seeds is packaged by hand, there is 2-3 more or less in a bag. We do our best to ensure accuracy and will often add extra seeds. However, all estimates are final.

 

Shipping

 

Seeds will ship without tracking numbers. Items will be shipped 1-3 business days of receiving payment. Plants will be shipped via USPS. Shipping usually takes anywhere from 3-5 days. 

Feedback

If you do not satisfy with the purchase, please do not leave negative/neutral feedback. Contact us for solution, We'll try our best to fix the problem as soon as possible.

 

 

Important, Please read

All seeds have been test sown to ensure germination. Please familiarize yourself with growing conditions and instructions for your seeds before you plant them, as all seeds are different. Basic growing instructions can be found under each listing.

 

We Cannot Guarantee how much you will be able to grow, as too many variables come into play, soil condition, your ability to garden, weather etc. I guarantee that they arrive as described and are in good viable condition and the germination rates are accurate.

 



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************* We Combine Shipping*************

We offer combined shipping. Put all the items you want in your shopping cart. When you are done adding all the items you want, check out and you will only pay for shipping on the first pack of seeds and all other seeds ship free, if paid for all on the same order. Your shopping cart will combine the shipping for you. We only ship in the U.S.

************* Please read full listing before purchasing *************

 

SOWING

Season: Perennial

Zone: 7-10

Sunlight: Full Sun to Shade, full Sun

Bloom Season: Summer through autumn

Environment: Full sun

Soil Type: Moist, well-drained, pH 5.8 - 7.0

Temperature: 70 - 75F

Light Required: Yes

Depth: Cover seed lightly with peat moss

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination

Plant Spacing: 18 - 24 inches

Description

Red hot poker plants are truly aptly named with their orange, red and yellow flower spikes that look like blazing torches. These South African natives are popular ornamental perennials which crave sun and attract Butterflies and Hummingbirds while being deer resistant. Red hot poker plants are easy to grow in well-draining soil.

Growing Shrimp Plants From Seeds

Torch lily seeds will require full sun, well-draining soil and plenty of organic matter.

Before sowing, give them a cold treatment for 4 weeks.

Place seeds in a baggie in the refrigerator for up to one month.

Once the seeds have chilled, they are ready to plant.

Sow seeds indoors 6 to 8 weeks before planting out.

Use a good potting mixture in pots which are several inches deep to preserve the taproot.

Sow 3 seeds in each container and lightly dust with soil.

Keep the containers where temperatures are 70 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit (21-23 C.) and evenly moist.

Expect germination in 21 to 28 days.

In warm regions, you can also direct sow the seeds in prepared garden beds.

When plants are small clumps several inches wide, transplant them to the flower bed after hardening them off.

Growing Red Hot Poker Seeds

With a little luck and good care, red hot poker seed propagation should be successful and you will have some mini-me torch lilies in pots.

It isn’t a good idea to continue to grow the plants in containers since they have a fairly long taproot.

Moving them to a garden space with fun sun and porous soil is the best way to grow red hot pokers.

Expose indoor grown plants gradually to outside conditions over the course of a week to help them adjust and avoid shock.

Set the plants into the soil at the same level at which they were growing in the containers.

If you get them in the ground early enough, you should expect a bloom the first year.

Remove spent flower spikes as they occur and cut the foliage back in late winter to early spring to allow new leaves room to grow.

Provide mulch over the root zone in northern climates to protect the plant from cold.

Divide you pokers every few years to promote blooming and dense clumps.

These are very easy plants to grow and you can save seeds or even baby clumps to trade with your garden friends.

Store Policies

All seeds will come in a resalable plastic zip lock bag and placed in a bubble envelope so the seeds are not damaged by shipping machines. All seed packets contain no fillers or other weeds or seeds mixed in. Most have been harvested by hand & all test at a high germination rate.

 

Seed Information

 

We guarantee that all seed orders will contain the quantity ordered. Unlike many sellers who sell seeds by weight, all seed our counts are almost always correct, as the seeds are packaged and counted by hand. Seed packages are all double checked to insure accuracy. We do our best and will often add extra seeds.

We are a seller that caters to experienced gardeners. (germination and plant care information is readily available online. Most of our listings include germination instructions, so we do not ship growing instructions.

All My Seeds Are Sold Fresh So You Can Plant them Anytime within 2 years from Purchase

***Note: It is normal for tropical seed germination to be sporadic from as little as 30 days to 6 months or more- so patience is required. Buyers should do their own research for plant uses if needed.

 

BE PREPARED - Some Seed can be somewhat difficult to germinate - much patience and time may be required - please don't be wondering why the seeds have not germinated after short periods of time. This is normal. Several months will be needed for some seed.

 

Some seeds require some experience in growing. We provide germination guidance and recommend that you do some research before ordering if you feel unsure. Growing plants from seed is supposed to be fun. Sometimes it is successful and sometimes not- this is the way it is with gardening. Because we are not there to plant them, we cannot be responsible for germination failure due to improper planting or climate conditions. We will always send you viable seeds

 

Seed is a live product which depends on many important grower skills such as proper planting time, seed depth, type of soil, watering, light intensity, proper use of fertilizers, weed controls, fungicides, insecticides, soil conditions, and reasonable weather during the growing period. These factors are totally out of the sellers control, and germination and growing results are the buyer's responsibility and risk.

 

Payment

Payment by paypal. We offer combined shipping. Put all the items you want in your shopping cart. When you are done adding all the items you want pay threw your shopping cart. You pay for shipping on the first pack of seeds and all other seeds ship free, if paid for all on the same order. Your shopping cart will combine the shipping for you. We only ship in the U.S.

Shipping

 

READ THIS PLEASE: Orders over $40 will be shipped with a tracking number, Otherwise: Seeds will be shipped economy/standard or first class USPS Mail ,2-10 day shipping and no tracking Items will be shipped 1-3 business days of receiving payment. Shipping usually takes anywhere from 5-7 days not including weekends and Holidays. 

We always send the item to the address you give us on PAYPAL to ensure the security of the item. If you have changed your address, or want us to ship to another address, please change to the new address when you pay us with PAYPAL, otherwise we will not be responsible if the package is lost.

 

PLEASE NOTE.... The "estimated" delivery date in this and all listings is an estimate made by the postal service and posted on each listing by EBAY....not the seller. The date of estimated delivery is usually (but not always) accurate. 

 

Feedback

If you do not satisfy with the purchase, please do not leave negative/neutral feedback. Contact us for solution, We'll try our best to fix the problem as soon as possible.

 

 

Important, Please read

All seeds have been test sown to ensure germination. Please familiarize yourself with growing conditions and instructions for your seeds before you plant them, as all seeds are different. Basic growing instructions can be found under each listing.

 

We Cannot Guarantee how much you will be able to grow, as too many variables come into play, soil condition, your ability to garden, weather etc. I guarantee that they arrive as described and are in good viable condition and the germination rates are accurate.

 

 

 

Customer reviews

Four and Half Stars
4.6 out of 5 stars based on 5 reviews
Five Stars
These bloom true to the picture and very hearty.
ByDeonna Flor
Four Stars
Love these lilies! Will be getting more!
ByAngie Lorenzo
Five Stars
I plant them this year and they all came up and bloomed beautifully.
ByLillian Taing
Five Stars
Saw these lilies at my friend's place, immediately ordered for myself.
ByYajaira Robnett
Four Stars
These look so beautiful in my backyard. Ordered another set for my friend.
ByBeaulah Smits

Question & Answer

What are the requirements for these seeds to grow?
Torch lily seeds will require full sun, well-draining soil and plenty of organic matter.
Can I grow these plants in a container?
I won't recommend growing the plants in containers since they have a fairly long taproot.
Will the seeds be secured during shipping?
All seeds will come in a resalable plastic zip lock bag wrapped in a protectant so the seeds are not damaged by shipping machines.
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