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Canna ‘Phasion’ (Tropicanna® canna)

Canna ‘Phasion’ Photo/Illustration: Anthony Tesselaar Plants

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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Canna ‘Phasion’ KAN-ah Common Name: Tropicanna® canna Genus: Canna
This vigorous 5- to 6-foot plant sports fascinating foliage colors. Spring leaves emerge an intense purple and are soon striped with green, yellow, pink, and red. Vivid orange flowers appear in summer on this quick multiplier.
Noteworthy characteristics: With its exotic foliage, Tropicanna® is show-stopper in the garden and water features, and is ideal as a “thriller” in mixed containers.
Care: Lift in late fall.
Problems: Usually pest free, but slugs, snails, caterpillars, and spider mites can affect plants. Rust, leaf spot, and bacterial blight are common.
Height 3 ft. to 6 ft.
Spread 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Growth Habit Clumps
Growth Pace Fast Grower
Light Full Sun Only
Moisture Medium to Wet
Maintenance Moderate
Characteristics Attracts Butterflies; Attracts Hummingbirds; Showy Flowers; Showy Foliage
Bloom Time Early Summer; Late Summer; Summer
Foliage Color Colorful/Burgundy Foliage;Variegated Foliage
Flower Color Orange/ Salmon Flower
Uses Beds and Borders, Container, Specimen Plant/ Focal Point, Waterside
Seasonal Interest Spring Interest, Summer Interest, Fall Interest
Type Tropicals

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