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Monday 19th March - Our phones may be unmanned today due to the snow. Despatches will be held until the weather improves, we are still taking orders online. Thank you

CANNA 'Picasso'

Commonly known as Canna lily, Indian shot plant

Yellow, speckled with reddish brown
£10.50 each

Delivery Information
Available Early Spring 2018

  • Good to know - deadhead to promote continued flowering.
  • Pests & Diseases - outdoors - slugs, caterpillars. Under glass - red spider mite.
  • Place of Origin - Asia, tropical North and South America.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Height - to 1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread - 50cm (20in)
  • Bulb/Corm - Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - compact rhizomatous perennial. Blue-green leaves. racemes of gladiolus-like flowers 8cm (3in) across
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Partial Shade - bleached by direct sun. Sheltered site. Water freely during dry spells.
  • fertile well drained soil
to 1.2m (4ft)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  50cm (20in)

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