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Plant Combinations: Kniphofia - Red Hot Pokers

 

A Mediterranean Garden Idea with Lavandula, Helichrysum and Kniphofia

This colorful plant combination will cheer you up for weeks from early to mid summer. Easy to replicate, this Mediterranean-style planting is ideal for lazy gardeners who wish to put very little effort into a beautiful and low-maintenance garden. Drought tolerant or deer resistant, most plants provide plenty of nectar and pollen for visiting insects, and make excellent cut flowers too!

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A Glowing Border Idea with Kniphofia, Fennel and Helenium

With their unusual shapes and brilliant colors, Kniphofias (Red Hot Pokers) and Ratibida pinnata (Yellow Coneflower) are wonderful herbaceous perennials to combine in beds and borders.

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An Easy-Care Border Idea with Kniphofia, Achillea and Eryngium

With their unusual shapes and brilliant colors, Kniphofias (Red Hot Pokers) and Sea Hollies (Eryngium bourgatii) are wonderful herbaceous perennials to combine in beds and borders. This perennial combination enjoys a long season of interest, is attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds, is deer and rabbit resistant, and drought tolerant.

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A Long-Lasting Perennial Planting Idea with Kniphofia, Achillea and Leucanthemum

Create seductive plant combinations like this one. Easy to grow and drought tolerant, these plants will contribute to a fabulous garden that you will admire day after day, all summer long.

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A Stunning Summer Border Idea with Easy-to-Grow Perennials and Grasses

Wonderfully bold, this perennial border combines flower colors and shapes to create a spectacular effect. All plants are deer resistant, salt tolerant and are top performers

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A Glowing Border Idea with Architectural Perennials and Grasses

Wonderfully bold, this perennial border combines colors and shapes to create a long-lasting and spectacular effect from summer to fall. All plants are deer resistant, drought tolerant and low maintenance.

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A Sparkling Summer Border Idea with Easy-to-Grow Perennials

How not to be magnetically attracted to this glowing perennial border of red, orange and blue. Wonderfully bold, it combines flower colors and shapes to create a spectacular effect.

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A Terrific Border Idea with Kniphofia, Lobelia, Helenium and Canna

Create long-lasting summer borders, awash with colors and shapes!

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A Terrific Border Idea with Kniphofia, Lobelia and Helenium

With their unusual shapes and brilliant colors, Kniphofias (Red Hot Pokers) and Lobelia (Lobelia x speciosa) are wonderful herbaceous perennials to combine in beds and borders

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A Fabulous Duo to Try: Kniphofia and Pampa Grass

Create architectural borders like this one! Both plants enhance seasonal interest, help create striking borders, are drought, salt and deer tolerant. They also won the prestigious Award of Garden Merit of the Royal Horticultural Society

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A Fabulous Duo to Try: Campanula and Kniphofia

With their unusual shapes and brilliant colors, Kniphofias (Red Hot Pokers) are wonderful herbaceous perennials to combine with Campanula (Milky Bellflowers) in beds and borders.

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A Pretty Late Season Border Idea with Asters, Roses and Grasses

Enjoy a glowing and colorful garden in late summer or fall. Glistening in the late season, these easy-to-grow perennials make a striking contrast to the soft autumnal hues of the grasses. Most plants are top performers and have been awarded prestigious awards. Fairly easy to replicate, this plant combination will make your neighbors envious.

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A Pretty Late Season Border Idea with Kniphofia, Monkshood and Grasses

Enjoy a glowing and colorful garden in late summer or fall. Glistening in the late season, these easy-to-grow plants will enlighten your garden for weeks. Most plants are top performers and have been awarded prestigious awards. Fairly easy to replicate, this plant combination will make your neighbors envious.

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A Pretty Late Season Border Idea with Asters, Helenium, and Grasses

Create a fantastic display in your garden in late summer or fall with easy-to-grow perennials and a few ornamental grasses. Fairly easy to replicate, this plant combination will glow for weeks.

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A Pretty Late Season Garden Idea with Perennials and Architectural Grasses

Extend your garden season into fall. Add color and form with late-flowering beauties. This garden scene is packed with hardworking, easy care perennials and ornamental grasses that provide color and texture from their foliage, flowers, and seedheads from mid summer to fall.

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A Long-Lasting Perennial Planting Idea with Kniphofia, Rudbeckia and Artemisia

Get inspired by the gardeners of the lovely Peacock Garden at Great Dixter and create stunning borders like this one. Most plants won the prestigious Award of Garden Merit of the Royal Horticultural Society. All are deer resistant

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A Superb Fall Trio

A great way of coloring your garden in fall! Drought tolerant, this combination is fairly easy to re-create.

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