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Canna 'Emerald Sunset' is a colourful tuberous plant with emerald green leaves with a red margin and brilliant showy orange flowers. They will bring a tropical look to the garden, and both the flowers and foliage are useful for flower arrangements. They can be planted in most areas of Australia, in colder areas they will die down and reappear once the weather warms. Best in a fertile soil rich in organic matter, and with regular moisture levels. Divide up and replant every few years.
Flower colour: orange
Flowering season: spring summer autumn
Maximum height: 2 metres
Minimum height: 1 metres
Maximum width: 1 metres
Minimum width: 0.3 metres
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is not salt tolerant.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical, tropical.
Loam: moist, well-drained.
Planting season: not specified.
Types of fertiliser: not specified.