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PlantFiles: Canna Lily
Canna x generalis 'Pink Beauty'

Family: Cannaceae (kan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Canna (KAN-uh) (Info)
Species: x generalis (jen-er-RAY-liss) (Info)
Cultivar: Pink Beauty

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Tropicals and Tender Perennials

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Bloom Color:

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall


Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

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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2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive eolivas103 On May 24, 2014, eolivas103 from Las Cruces, NM (Zone 8a) wrote:

Pink Beauty is one of my favorite Cannas. It blooms in the range of colors Flamingo Pink to Hot Pink. What I absolutely love about the bloom is very subtle streaks of white start appearing in the bloom after it matures a bit. This is my 3rd year of seeing bloom on this Canna. I did not see these streaks until last year. It is multiplying but slowly. Mine is about 30" tall. I grow it in part shade so that might be part of the reason it is not taller and also, I don't fertilize the Canna's much. It blooms for me in May. I have not seen Fall blooms on this one like I have seen on some of my Cannas.

Positive BUFFY690 On May 19, 2005, BUFFY690 from Prosperity, SC (Zone 7b) wrote:

This is a great canna


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

Pasadena, California
Deltona, Florida
Ocoee, Florida
Trenton, Florida
Braselton, Georgia
Ewing, Kentucky
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Cibolo, Texas
Fate, Texas
Roanoke, Texas

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