CANNA LILY TROPICANNA GOLD (PBR)
Canna Hybrid cultivar
Tropicanna® Gold has exotic green and gold striped foliage and the striking orange blooms make a wonderful addition to any garden. It is suitable for a full sun to part shade position and requires little water once established.
Supplied as a bare rooted plant.
Orders containing this item will be dispatched from mid May 2015.
- Suitable for areas with full sun
- Suitable for areas with part shade
- Grows 80cm wide
- Grows to 1.8m high
Availability: OUT OF STOCK/OUT OF SEASON! Available to order from mid-April to July, unless sold out.
Buy 3 or more and get them for $7.10 per item
Buy 6 or more and get them for $6.60 per item
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Common Name: CANNA LILY
Botanical Name: Canna x hybrida Family Name: Cannaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous Rhizomes
Size: 90-150cm H x 80cm W
Positioning: Full Sun
Flowering: Summer to Autumn (Cool Climates) Spring to Autumn (Warm Climates)
Planting Width: 50–70cm Depth: 5cm, Roots facing down and growth tip facing upwards
General Information: Vigorous plant forming dense clumps of green and bronze leaves. Grows anywhere from Tasmania to Tropics. Very effective and showy in groups.
Soil: Copes well with all soil types, also tolerates damp (even wet) conditions.
Watering: Needs a good soak occasionally during the heat of summer.
Fertilising: Top dress with fertiliser during spring.
Pruning: Dies back in winter; the stems can be cut down to ground level and/or dividing for replanting. Remove spent flowers regularly. Canna Lilies can be left undisturbed for many years. If dividing, cut into sections with at least one good shoot each. Likes water, humidity, Full Sun and feeding over summer. Removal of spent flowers. Dislikes extreme cold over winter.
Tips: Slugs, snails and caterpillars can be a common problem.
✔ Ideal for screening, backdrops, borders or as a hedge, even specimens. Edges of ponds and pools or poorly drained
Tips: Mulch heavily in very cold climates to protect rhizomes.