Kniphofia fluviatilis is normally multi-stemmed. The erect, firm leaves can be up to 700mm long and is a dull green. The margin and the keel is smooth. The inflorescence is quite long and the colour of the flowers vary between orange -red and apricot-yellow to greenish-yellow. It occurs in running water as well as in wetlands.
Kniphofia fluviatilis is the Iideal plant for the wet spot in the garden.