Cannas Plant

Cannas Plant. Welcome to our fourth generation farm where we have been growing and selling cannas since 1928. In the dormant season you’ll find rhizomes for sale in bags in the garden centre or nursery.

Canna 'Bengal Tiger'
Canna 'Bengal Tiger' from www.mooseyscountrygarden.com

In the dormant season you’ll find rhizomes for sale in bags in the garden centre or nursery. Canna plants enjoy plenty of moisture during the summer months, but they need to. Cannas can be planted in april/may at a depth of between 7 and 10cm.

It will grow in light shade or full sun.

There are many positions for these exotic plants, when planting cannas remember they are sun and heat loving plants, they can be grown in hot tropical climates and cool n temperate areas as well. How to care for a canna plant. Dig a hole 2 to 3” deep.

Cannas' popularity and active hybridizing have resulted in a dazzling array of cannas to choose from, many with large, showy flowers and variegated leaves that look like stained glass when the sun shines through them.

Cannas are perennials which grow from thick underground roots (or rhizomes). Modern canna hybrids come in four different sizes: It is a perennial herb with tuberous rhizomes.

There are even varieties of ‘water canna’ (canna glauca) that will grow next to the shallow margins of a pond.

The flower color may be red, orange, or yellow. We sell the highest quality canna bulbs in the industry. Some cannas will increase fast whislt some other canna varieties will be much slower.

With rhizomes, also with erect stems up to 3 meters high.

Cover with soil and water as needed. Their bright, showy flowers often appear in shades of red, orange, yellow, or any combination of those colors. Cannas are easy to grow from rhizomes, but you can also buy plants over the summer.

The flowers grow up through tightly furled leaf bases or ‘false stems’.

We have 1,198 images of 781 cannas in our cannas database. Ideal harvest time is six to ten months after planting. They are often best started in pots and then transplanted in borders or beds towards the end of may.

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