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PlantFiles: Canna Lily
Canna x generalis 'Chocolate Cherry'

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Family: Cannaceae (kan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Canna (KAN-uh) (Info)
Species: x generalis (jen-er-RAY-liss) (Info)
Cultivar: Chocolate Cherry
Hybridized by Karchesky Canna, Alice Harris; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005

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Category:
Bulbs
Perennials
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Bloom Color:
Red

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall
Blooms all year
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Dark/Black

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Abutilon On Mar 27, 2006, Abutilon from Coal Center, PA (Zone 6a) wrote:

Pure red blooms, pure deep chocolate foliage.
Excellent canna.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Prattville, Alabama
Jacksonville, Florida
Elk City, Oklahoma
Coal Center, Pennsylvania
Sumter, South Carolina
Harrison, Tennessee
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
Fate, Texas
Felida, Washington
Vancouver, Washington



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