Canna generalis 'Toucan® Dark Orange'
- Heat tolerant
- Bright flowers
A season long blooming Canna that can take the heat. They will tolerate damp conditions but are not necessarily water needy making them ideal as thriller plants in containers. Also can be used as a speciman plant in the landscape.
Uses: Combination Containers, Containers, Landscapes
Nature Attraction: Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Deadheading Not Necessary, Heat Tolerant
Growth Habit: Upright Growth
Homeowner Growing Tips: While deadheading is not necessary to keep them blooming all summer, removing seed pods will likely improve appearance.
Water needs are simple and the plants are quite adaptable, even tolerating standing water for short periods of time. They can also take periods of relatively dry soil, although consistent moisture will produce the very best plants.
Photos courtesy of Proven Winners