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Canna x generalis 'Tropicana'

Tropicana Canna

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Scientific Name Canna x generalis 'Tropicana'
Principal Common Name Tropicana Canna
Common Name(s)
Description This canna hybrid has hot orange blossoms and the foliage is purple with stripes of green, yellow, pink and red.
General Comments In areas where the soil freezes lift and store the rhizomes and replant in spring. Great plant for large. container.
Nativity American Tropics
Height Range 4 - 0 FT
Spread Range 4 - 0 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b : 10a : 10b
Leaf Color Dark Purple with stripes of green, yellow, pink & red
Leaf Texture Banana-like : Coarse
Form Bulb
Flower Color Orange
Flower Time Summer
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Moist : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Color : Container Plant : Foliage : Form

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