Monday May 2,2011
This plant, Canna is a very special plant because not only does the flowers come in different
colors but the leaves have different colors too. The flowers of coarse come in different colors, there are
many different colors that they come in like:Red, Pink, Yellow even a creamy color. Canna leaves come in
different colors such as:Reddish orange, Purple, Burgundy or just plain green. Most of the time the leaves
would be striped with different colors, usually it would be green and another color but it could also just be a few
When planting this flower be sure to put some diatomaceos earth around the roots, to keep the slugs
away from your plant. There could also be caterpillars on your plant, the only thing you could really do is
just pick them off. If you are going to plant this flower then be sure to put it in a spot that gets lots of
sun. Canna plants need to live in lots of sun, because they come from different parts of India.
I would definitely have this flower in my garden because of it's beautiful flowers and
leaves. Also because I like the more interesting plants and this plant is one of them. Hope you enjoy
your flowers, Happy planting!
Did you know that the Canna plant is really called Canna Lilly but it's not actually a true