Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Canna x generalis, Stricta, Canna, Canna Lily, Indianshot

Common Name: Canna, Canna Lily, Indianshot

Family: Cannaceae

Genus: Canna

Species: x generalis

Cultivar or Variety: Stricta

Characteristics of Plant
This variegated hybrid sports medium green leaves with yellow striped viens. This particular hybrid can be grown in the ground or in a water garden.

Those living in Zones 5-6 need to dig up the rhizomes and store for winter.

Life Cycle
Perennial

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9
Zone 10

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
2 - 4 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Spreading

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
Orange

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Wet
Dry

Reproduces By
Rhizomes

Cutting Flower
Yes

Attractive to Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Butterflies

Image
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