Tropical Rose Canna

Canna x generalis 'Tropical Rose'

Spectacular rose-colored blooms are held above lush foliage. Provides a tropical flair to the garden all summer-long. Dwarf form is ideal for mass planting, attractive in low beds and borders. Beautiful when featured in pots and window boxes, perfect on patios and terraces. Perennial.
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Full sun

Needs regular watering; weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationKAN-uh jen-er-RAY-liss
Average Size at MaturityModerate grower, 18 to 30 in. tall, 16 to 18 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Garden StyleTropical
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Poolside, Water Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Fast Growing, Pet Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering; weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsVerbena (Verbena); Lavender (Lavandula); Montbretia (Crocosmia); Lantana (Lantana); Agapanthus (Agapanthus)

Requires loose, well-drained soil. Thoroughly soak the root zone weekly during the warm season. Clip spent flowers and apply a general purpose fertilizer for best flowering. Locate indoor plants near a source of bright light. In cold zones, lift bulbs in fall.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-11

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