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Highlands Poker

Kniphofia acraea

Full Sun
Easy care


RHS hardiness


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  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Highlands Poker Overview

A rare, small Kniphofia that is endemic to South Africa, only known from two areas high in the mountains of the Eastern Cape Province, near Cradock and Somerset East.

Special features of Highlands Poker

Attracts birds

Pot plant

Attracts bees

Wet sites


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