Canna Lily
Canna x generalis 'Rosemond Coles'

Family: Cannaceae (kan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Canna (KAN-uh) (Info)
Species: x generalis (jen-er-RAY-liss) (Info)
Cultivar: Rosemond Coles
Additional cultivar information:(aka Rosamond Coles, Rosemond Cole)
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Category:

Bulbs

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

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

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Variegated

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

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

Foliage Color:

Bronze-Green

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Mesa, Arizona

Deltona, Florida

Jacksonville, Florida

Trenton, Florida

Evansville, Indiana

Ewing, Kentucky

Deridder, Louisiana

Waynesboro, Mississippi

Orchard Park, New York

Cleveland, Ohio

Dayton, Ohio

Cedar Park, Texas

Fort Worth, Texas

Winnsboro, Texas

Saint George, Utah

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Mar 24, 2009, lovelyiris from Winnsboro, TX wrote:

One of my very favorite cannas that was given to me by another Dave's Gardener. Everyone should give it a chance in their gardens. It is an attention getter for sure.