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Kniphofia 'Lady Luck'

Lady Luck Torchlily

Torchlily

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An impressive mid to late season bloomer featuring tall flower stalks of chartreuse buds, opening to white flowers; creating an unusual border or container planting; makes a great cutflower and attracts hummingbirds; drought tolerant once established

Description

An impressive mid to late season bloomer featuring tall flower stalks of chartreuse buds, opening to white flowers; creating an unusual border or container planting; makes a great cutflower and attracts hummingbirds; drought tolerant once established

Landscape Attributes

Lady Luck Torchlily is an open herbaceous evergreen perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. It is a good choice for attracting hummingbirds to your yard, but is not particularly attractive to deer who tend to leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Lady Luck Torchlily is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Lady Luck Torchlily will grow to be about 5 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 24 inches apart. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years. As an evegreen perennial, this plant will typically keep its form and foliage year-round.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

dry to average

Cold Hardy to Zone:

5b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

5 feet

3 feet

sandy

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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