Tropical plant. Blooms shades of red or orange flowers. Canna have very large green, purple or green-purple foliage.
Bloom Period: Summer
Growth Habit: Upright
Mature Height: 6’ (180cm)
Mature Spread: 3’ (90cm)
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Pruning Tip: Deadhead spent blooms to encourage flowering.
Garden Tip: In the Spring, plant the tubers in the garden. If overwintered in the house, the canna plant can go outside in a container when the nights are warm.
Winter Tips: In Autumn, cut the stalks to the ground. Dig up the tubers and store in a cool and dry location. Do not let the tubers freeze. If overwintering the plant in a container, bring indoors and keep in a warm location. Allow direct sunlight daily. Do not over water.