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Canna ‘Albino’

(Crozy Group)

ORIGIN Antoine Wintzer of The Conard & Jones Co., West Grove, PA, USA
HEIGHT Medium, 1-2 metres
FORM Upright
FLOWERING Low bloomer

Canna Albino is a medium sized Crozy Group cultivar; green foliage, oval shaped, transparent margin, spreading habit; oval main stems, coloured green; triangular flower stems, coloured green; flowers are open, cream with rose-red spots, staminodes are medium size, edges regular, petals yellow, fully self-cleaning, low bloomer, blooms open in the early morning; fertile both ways, not self-pollinating or true to type, capsules globose; rhizomes are thick, up to 3 cm in diameter, coloured white.

The earliest reference to this cultivar was Conard & Jones Catalogue, 1898

Albino. (New 1897.) Pink centre, broadly margined with ivory white, large finely formed trusses of Charming flowers. Entirely novel and distinct. Price. 50 cents each postpaid ; $5.00 per doz. by express.