Growing Cannas from Canna Indica seeds is extremely rewarding and brings a striking perennial to the landscape that gives a full season of color. This Canna Lily can grow up to 48 inches tall and gives a wonderful display with its colorful foliage and blooms of intense color.
It is best to soak the flower seeds for 24 - 48 hours before planting to soften the seed coat. For even faster germination, file or nick the Canna Lily seeds before planting. Canna seeds should germinate in 8 - 12 days at 72F.
Season: Perennial USDA Zones: 8 - 11 Height: 48 inches Bloom Season: Late spring to mid fall Bloom Color: Mix Environment: Full sun Soil Type: Prefers moist soils, pH 6.1 - 7.5
Temperature: 72F Average Germ Time: 8 - 12 days - soak seeds 24 - 48 hours before planting and then file or nick seed Light Required: No Depth: 1/2 inch Sowing Rate: 1 - 2 seeds per plant Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination Plant Spacing: 9 - 18 inches