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Kniphofia caulescens

 

Blue-leaved Red-hot-poker

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassLiliidaeIncludes lilies, orchids, and many others
OrderAsparagalesA diverse group that includes asparagus
FamilyXanthorrhoeaceaeAloes, many tropical plants, flax lilies, daylilies, many others
GenusKniphofiaNamed after Johann Hieronymus Kniphof (1704-1763), a German botanist, professor of medicine and author of a work of botanical illustrations
SpeciescaulescensWith a stem

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Kniphofia caulescens description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 15 Nov 2013.

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Kniphofia caulescens (Blue-leaved Red-hot-poker)

6/17/2012 · Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, ME
≈ 21 × 31" (52 × 78 cm)