Kniphofia 'Backdraft'


An excellent, compact, re-blooming variety with an upright habit and stunning flame orange flower stalks, creating an unusual border or container planting; makes a great cut flower and attracts hummingbirds. Pyromania™ Backdraft Torchlily features bold spikes of orange tubular flowers with red overtones at the ends of the stems from early to late summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its grassy leaves remain dark green in color throughout the year. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

Zone: 5 to 9
Height: 3 to 4 feet
Spread: 2 to 3 feet
Bloom Time: May to June
Bloom Description: Top flowers red; lower flowers yellow
Sun: Full sun