KIRENGESHOMA (Yellow Wax Bells). Large plant (to 4 ft.) with
maple-like leaves, purple stems, and sprays of cool>Palmata
is the standard species. Zone 5 or warmer.
KNAUTIA . A short scabious-like plant. Arvensis
(18".) is violet-blue; macedonia
(12-15") is a bright burgundy.
KNIPHOFIA (Red Hot Poker). Stiff leaves grow somewhat similarly
to yucca. Bloom stalks are topped by cones of tubular florets
in red and yellow shades. Thus the common name. An attractive
accent plant and useful>