The very best in British grown plants
Description - Colourful, exotic and striking - the gorgeous blooms of Canna, or Indian shot plant, make a wonderful display.'Australia' has deep red flower spikes complimented by waxy blood red leaves ; wonderful for summer bedding displays. Height to 150 cm. A tall, architectural plant of great beauty, the Canna originates from sub-tropical regions. Plant in humus rich moist soil and keep well watered. Protect from frost in winter, or grow in large patio pots that can be overwintered in a conservatory or greenhouse. This plant is also suitable for the Pondside/Bog garden. Place around the edge of a pond, providing soil is damp and not waterlogged. Alternatively plant in damp areas of the garden.