Canna Yellow Canna x Generalis is a popular, ornamental, tropical-looking perennial. Canna Yellow seeds can be planted as deep as 1/2 of inch. The plant is also called Canna Lily and Indian Shot, and this selection of Canna is a compact growing perennial that is just 24-30 inches tall. Canna x Generalis plant is exotic in appearance, because of its green, banana-like leaves and large, showy, brilliant yellow flowers. Canna Lily blooms from late spring or early summer to frost providing lots of contrast to the landscape and attracting attention.
Canna Yellow is a superb container or border plant. Canna Lily can be planted alone or in small numbers, but it looks best in mass plantings. If the Canna x Generalis seeds are soaked for 24-48 hours prior sowing, the seeds will germinate much faster. Yellow Canna enjoys full sun locations and likes to grow in fertile, moist soil. Canna Lily is outstanding as a cut flower for any floral arrangements.
Height: 24-30 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich, Moist well-drained, pH 6.1-7.5
USDA Zones: 7-11 (As Perennial) All Regions of North America (As Annual)
Sow Indoors: Spring (8-10 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: 1/2 Inch
Germination Time: 10-20 Days