Canna indica

Rhizome available  Nov-Apr at £10 per clump enough to fill a large pot. Plants available at plant Fairs and Shows

Tall green-leaved species Canna that produces large quantities of orangey-red flowers from midsummer onward. Foliage dies in the frosts and the rhizome should ideally be lifted and stored nearly dry until being re-potted in spring or kept in the ground under a deep mulch. Water and feed generously when in growth.