Thor Dalebö.


Canna ‘Bonfire’
(Foliage Group)

HEIGHT Tall, 2-3 metres
FORM Branching

Canna ‘Bonfire’ is a tall Foliage Group cultivar; green foliage, oval shaped, branching habit; round stems, coloured green; flowers are reflexed, capsicum-red (RHS 33A), and tomato-red (RHS 44B), throat touch of yellow, staminodes are medium size, edges frilled, labellum is blob of yellow, blooms open in the early morning; fertile both ways, not self-pollinating or true to type, capsules round.

RHS New Dictionary of Gardening, 1992
To 90cm; fls orange-scarlet
Hart Canna, 2000, Internet October 2000
Flowers capsicum red with a little yellow in the throat. Leaves green Tall
Ian Cooke, The Gardeners Guide to Growing Cannas
(M) The glowing orange-red flowers of this cultivar are medium-sized with frilly, reflexed petals. There is a splash of yellow on the lip and in the throat. The leaves are green. Readily available.
KAVB International Canna Checklist, September 2004
Flowers capsicum-red (RHS 33A), shaded tomato-red (RHS 44B), leaves green, height over 80 cm.