Kniphofias (Red Hot Poker plants) grow along with other herbaceous plants in the grounds of the Garden House (near Buckland Monachoram) in South Devon. So how come these Red Hot Poker plants are orange?
Lapidaria Margaretae originates in Namibia and South Africa. Derived from the latin word lapis: stone; lapidaria means group of stones. As with many mesembs, they grow hidden in plain view in fields of broken rocks. The plant is about two inches tall.