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Stender and graceful, the true red blooms of Firebird perch atop 3 foot plants. These are perfect candidates for large containers; make sure to place near areas where you walk or relax as Firebird draws in hummingbirds. And you want to see them up close, right? A fast grower, Firebird loves heat and humidity. This canna displays smokey purple flower buds set against medium green leaves.
Tall cannas tend to look best when planted in groups of three or more. Shorter varieties work well in mixed planters where they shine as the central plant surrounded by shorter partners with fluffy or strappy foliage profiles.
|Botanical Name:||Canna incata Firebird|
|Common Name:||Cannas, Indian shot, African arrowroot, canna lily,|
|Growing Zones:||Grow in zones 4-10, lift and store tubers indoors for winter where ground freezes|
|Sun/Shade:||Full sun to partial shade|
|Flower Color:||Red with a small yellow heart|
|Plant/Bulb Size:||Big 3-5 eye rhizomes|
|Bloom Timing:||Summer through fall|
|Pkg. Count:||3 multi-eyed rhizomes|
|Product info, photos and tips:||Canna Lily Planting Guide|
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