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You've likely seen it . . . marveled at it . . . this canna. It's a favorite for it's impressive height, dramatically striped leaves and bright orange flowers. Pretoria not only looks wonderful, it's a super performer. Also known as Canna Bengal Tiger, for obvious reasons, it's a recipient of the prestigious Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society.
Tall cannas tend to look best when planted in groups of three or more. With it's outstanding foliage, Pretoria is a garden asset even before it flowers.
|Botanical Name:||Canna Pretoria, Canna Straita, Canna Bengal Tiger|
|Common Name:||Cannas, Indian shot, African arrowroot|
|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:||Orange flowers, purple buds|
|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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