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Canna Species 'Pretoria'

Plant Type: Water Gardening

Huge melon-orange blooms. Striking foliage is zebra striped in yellow and green. Outstanding accent in the garden or container.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Plant canna in a very large basket. Due to height and being top heavy, plant does have a tendency to tip in pond when windy. Consider placing container between rocks when roots can reach the water.

Plant does not need to be submerged. It only needs to be moist.

Fertilize heavy during flowering period.

Flower Color

Melon-orange blooms

Foliage Color

Zebra Striped

Plant Spread

1-2 ft.

Good Companions

Plant Height

36-60"

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

7-10

Soil Moisture

Moist. Does not need to be submerged.

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Bloom Time

All Summer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full Sun

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests

Summer