Firecracker Red Canna

Canna x generalis 'Firecracker'

SKU
06448
Tropical perennial for mass planting in sunny borders. Reliable summer color under a wide variety of growing conditions. In cold climates, lift bulbs in fall. Perennial.
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Botanical PronunciationKAN-uh jen-er-RAY-liss
Average Size at MaturityFast growing to 3 feet tall, 20 inches wide.
Bloom TimeThroughout summer.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage, Tropical
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Poolside, Very Wet Areas, Water Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Pet Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule to establish. Protect from severe cold. In mild winter areas leave in-ground for spring regrowth. In cold winter areas dig and store bulb in a cool dry place. As an indoor plant, locate near bright light.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 11

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