Common Name: Canna
Botanical Name: Canna indica
Canna has become very popular amongst gardeners and horticulturists, and has been the same through the ages, hailed and studied for decades by leading botanists. It originated in Central America, South America and Mexico and was quickly naturalized in several states of North America and Asia. It has several names like the Indian shot, edible canna and the purple arrowroot. It’s beautiful deep red colours can truly transform any garden.