‘Lemon Punch‘ Canna

‘Lemon Punch‘ Canna

Canna x generalis 'Lemon Punch' PPAF

This new compact selection dons sturdy, bluish-green leaves and complementary bright, citrine-yellow flowers. It’s the perfect canna for small urban gardens and patio containers. Add Lemon Punch to larger mixed containers for a nice, upright contrast to other large leaved tropicals and annuals. Lemon Punch is a truly tropical, long blooming, virus negative beauty for the hot days of summer!

Bloom/Feature

Lemon-yellow flowers that rebloom all summer

Plant Type

PerennialsTropicals

USDA Zones

8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

Hardy to 5°F to 5°F

Key Features

Clumping Habit, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerance, Easy Care, Fall Blooming, Heat Tolerance, Longer Blooming, Reblooming, Returns Year After Year, Wet Areas

Flowering Season

Spring to Fall

Use

Accent, Border, Coastal, Container, Cut Flowers, Low Hedge, Mass Planting, Tropical Garden, Water Garden

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Feed throughout growing season

Dimensions

8–10' H x 6–8' W

Pruning

Deadhead year-round and trim back in fall

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants