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Canna 'Erebus'

Plant Type: Water Gardening

This tuberous perennial performs best in full sun receiving regular water. Salmon pink flowers occur from summer into fall. Reaches 3 to 4 feet tall with lance-shaped, glaucous green leaves and medium-sized salmon-pink flowers. ‘Erebus’ is one of four hybrids bred at Longwood Gardens for use in water gardens and grows shorter and more compact than other Longwood cannas. Ideally suited for use in average garden soil or in the pond with no more than 4 to 6 inches of water above the soil line.

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Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Salmon PInk

Foliage Color


Plant Spread


Good Companions

Plant Height


Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Characteristics & Attributes


Bloom Time

Summer to fall

Critter Resistance


Full sun

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests