Canna Lily
Canna 'Crimson Beauty'

Family: Cannaceae (kan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Canna (KAN-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Crimson Beauty
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Category:

Perennials

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

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)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Blooms all year

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Evergreen

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

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Garden Grove, California

Hollywood, Florida

Jacksonville, Florida

Trenton, Florida

Braselton, Georgia

Deridder, Louisiana

Iuka, Mississippi

Coal Center, Pennsylvania

Gates, Tennessee

Morrison, Tennessee

Collinsville, Texas

Kalama, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
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RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 11, 2006, Gabrielle from (Zone 5a) wrote:

I grow it in zone 5 and dig the tubers in the fall to store in a cool area over the winter. Some that I missed have come back on their own! I have been told that we are unofficially zone 6 now.

Positive

On Jan 29, 2003, Abutilon from Coal Center, PA (Zone 6a) wrote:

Medium height canna with excellent colour. Large bright crimson red flowers
above medium green leaves with a dark edge.
Easy to grow and lovely in the landscape.