poker plant


Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to poker plant: Torch lily, Red Hot Poker Plant
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.poker plant - clump-forming plant of South Africa with spikes of scarlet flowerspoker plant - clump-forming plant of South Africa with spikes of scarlet flowers
flame flower, flameflower, flame-flower, kniphofia, tritoma - a plant of the genus Kniphofia having long grasslike leaves and tall scapes of red or yellow drooping flowers
Kniphofia praecox, red-hot poker - widely cultivated hybrid poker plant
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
A similar scene could be composed of yellow daylilies or yarrow and one of the yellow forms of poker plant.
Tall, scarlet-tipped flowers of older forms of kniphofia (sometimes sold by an earlier name, Tritoma) give the plant an assortment of fiery names: poker plant, red-hot poker, torch-lily.
Dramatic Blooms: Red hot poker plants feature against a dramatic forest background in Upper Brook Street, Minuit wallpaper, PS170 a roll, Little Greene (littlegreene.com).