Southern Gardening: Regular, dwarf cannas shine in Southern gardens
Canna lilies, valued for their large, tropical foliage and showy, brilliantly colored flowers, are an easy landscape plant that everyone should have in their gardens.
Many gardeners are familiar with the big cannas that have to be grown in the back of the planting bed. With their upright growth habit, cannas have an almost statuesque presence in the landscape. But the plant breeders have been at it again, developing selections that have dwarf characteristics.