Flamenco is a variety of Red hot poker which is a member of the Kniphofia family. Its botanical name is Kniphofia uvaria 'Flamenco'. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to Gr 2 Paint Orange and Orange-red. Leaves usually appear in Dark spring green colour.
This semi-evergreen perennial is a favorite of hummingbirds. It looks great when planted among achillea, hellenium autumnale, hemerocallis and rudbeckia (cone-flowers). They can be used for water edges and exotic combinations.1Flamenco grows as a Perennial and is a Flower. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Flamenco has a clump-forming growing habit. This variety tends to bloom in mid summer.
Flamenco Red hot poker is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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Never plant your red hot pokers with their crowns deeper than three inches.1Flamenco is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.