Red hot poker toffee nosed

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The origin of 'toffee-nosed' has nothing to do with the sugary, brown sweet, but derives from 'toff', which was the slang term given by the lower-classes in Victorian England to stylishly-dressed upper-class gentlemen. It was recorded by Henry Mayhew in London Labour and the London Poor, 1851:

Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' | red-hot poker 'Toffee Nosed ... Other common names red-hot poker 'Toffee Nosed' Family Asphodelaceae Genus Kniphofia may be evergreen or herbaceous perennials, with linear or strap-shaped leaves and erect stems bearing a dense raceme of tubular, usually pendent flowers Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' – Ballyrobert Gardens About this cultivar: Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' is a wonderful 1980s introduction from John Metcalf. Compared to the larger pokers, the narrow green leaves on this winner of the RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) Award of Garden Merit make a narrower clump. The tall, narrow flower stalks end in ivory flowers with an toffe KNIPHOFIA Toffee Nosed - Woottens Plants Opening Times. The nursery is open for browsing & buying every Saturday between March-October and the first weekend of each month from March-October.10am-4pm.. The nursery office is open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm & Saturday 9am-12noon.. Plants can be collected from the nursery by appointment on any day except Sunday.

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Long, tubular caramel flowers open from cream buds to form long, slender spikes. These arise from a clump of grassy leaves. Colour: Orange Flowers: June, J Plants - Red-hot poker - Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' Red-hot poker - The cream-coloured flowers have brown tips. This i

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Kniphofia 'Nose Job' is an Ed Bowen introduction that started life as a cross of Kniphofia pauciflora x Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed'. I'll admit we purchased this red hot poker for the name, but imagine our surprise when it turned out to also be an amazing garden plant. The pencil-thin, deeply-channeled leaves form a very upright 3' tall clump.

Nancy's Red, Drummore Apricot, Toffee Nosed, Tetbury Torch, Royal Standard, caulescens.. A collection of six of the most outstanding varieties of Red Hot Poker. Kniphofias are one of the stars of late summer into autumn, with their fiery pokers in colours from yellow through to bright red.

Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' | red-hot poker 'Toffee Nosed'/RHS Gardening Find help & information on Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' red-hot poker 'Toffee Nosed' from the RHS. Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' – Ballyrobert Gardens About this cultivar: Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' is a wonderful 1980s introduction from ... Commonly know as Red Hot Poker, it is a genus of South African native ... Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed' | Claire Austin (Red-hot poker) Kniphofia 'Toffee Nosed'. Mpp_kniphofia-toffee-nosed2. Long, tubular caramel flowers open from cream buds to form long, slender spikes.

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Kniphofia will grow pretty well in dry conditions but don't flower quite so spectacularly. All need full sun. The classic red / yellow "Red Hot Poker" is only one of the colour ways available: orange, yellow, cream, white, brown, green and shades between can be found.