Taxon  Report   8635    
Kniphofia uvaria  (L.) Oken
Redhot poker
Kniphofia uvaria
© 2002 Tony Morosco
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Kniphofia uvaria
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Kniphofia uvaria
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Kniphofia uvaria, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Kniphofia uvaria
© 2002 Tony Morosco
Genus: Kniphofia
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Kniphofia uvaria
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).