I grow a few kinds of cannas& yes their are different types.I have a few species type and they set seed
.when they set seed
.that thing you see?where you got small black things?well it swells if its going to set seed
.I don't have a nay seed
setters that are not species....but they do have some....just not in my yard.
I got black knight over the winter.it should have red flowers
& its tall& has bronzed foliage(like a green with a purple cast& dark edges)I'm still waiting for it to bloom.I have florence vaughn.Red indica(sets seed
)orange indica(sets seed
)Bengal tiger.has green yellow striped foliage the flowers
are a pretty orangeish color.I got journeys end for my birthday last year(in yahoo albulm)I have lucifer& he is slow to bloom& multiply(anyone else grow him?????)I also got 3 peach divisions....still waiting on a bloom on those.I don't know If did sylvias garden page right.....but she has a listing of cannas alphabetically....if it don't work.....I'll fix tomorrow.I have to cook dinner& told myself I'd get off computer at 4:30....and its after 5
I was told cannas from seed
will bloom the 1st year,but will be stronger plants
if pinch 1st bloom off.I'm still scratching my seed
.....I found my coffee cup of soaking seeds
....It was dry& seeds
water stained...guess will scratch them some more.....and NOT lose where I sat the cup down this time.
I'm also intrested in colorful foliage types& the banna canna& I got bookmarks of canna sites.but I gotta cook dinner.Its chicken...rice....garlic bread.hungry???