Canna Indica “Green” (Indian Shot/African Arrowroot/Edible Canna/Leone Arrowroot)
- Plant Care
It is a subtropical, tropical perennial plant that develops in huge clumps of leaves and has flame-red flowers on stems that are upright. The leaves are large and green with a violet-green tint and paddle shape. The plant has been utilized for over 4000 years to serve as a food crop in Central and South America. It can grow up to 7 feet in height and has a width of 3 feet. The plant is part of the Cannaceae family.
Arrowroot is an indigenous species of Central America, South America, and the West Indies. Its main habitats are areas with heavy rainfall, disturbed roadsides, and villages' edges. The plant is indigenous to the Southeastern United States, portions of Europe and sub-Saharan African regions of Australia, and the Pacific Islands.
Add natural beauty and color to your outdoor space by adding beautiful Canna flowers. The flowers and foliage of the Canna offer long-lasting color to your garden. Canna is a prolonged (perennial) annual herbaceous plant. Canna plants are a wonderful border and are perfect for areas with limited space. They look amazing when illuminated by a setting sun. It could also be the focal point and star of patios with large pots filled with stunning annuals.
At least 1-3 hours of preferably morning sunlight a day is ideal for plants to grow well and natural indirect bright light for the rest of the day.Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in the winter season.The soil should be well-drained and fertile, rich in organic content for growing plants.15 – 30 °CDuring the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer.
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