Bandana of the Everglades (Canna flaccida)

Coal Center, PA(Zone 6a)

One of the largest flowered of the species type cannas. Found growing wild in marshlands southeast US.
Flaccida can be grown from seed. Large yellow tulip cupped flowers with a few light speckles. Green leaves.
Grows well as an aquatic canna.


Common name: Bandana of the Everglades
Family: Cannaceae
Genus: Canna
Species flaccida

Thumbnail by Abutilon
Perris, CA(Zone 9a)

I just ordered three of these beautiful cannas for my garden. They won't be available until March, but, believe me, I will be eagerly awaiting their arrival. This photo really brings out the beauty of these flowers.

Perris, CA(Zone 9a)

The seedlings that I received from the source I ordered from have now grown to be plants. They are beautiful. I can hardly wait for them to bloom!

Chuck Bernard

Coal Center, PA(Zone 6a)

Thanks, Chuck.
They should be blooming soon.
Mine are just starting.
Alice

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