Kanpelkni Blooms


Canna ‘Centennial’

syn Merle Cole
(Crozy Group)

Height Small
Foliage Green
Form Branching
Flower Red
Blooming Good bloomer
Tillering Average

Canna ‘Centennial’ is a small Crozy Group cultivar; green foliage, ovoid shaped, branching habit; round main stems, coloured green; spikes of flowers are open, self-coloured red, staminodes are large, edges regular, petals purple, fully self-cleaning, good 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; tillering is average.

Canna ‘Centennial’ aka C. ‘Merle ColeKanpelkni Blooms
Bernard Yorke, Australia
Choice red, green leaves.
Anne Glancy, Gardening Australia.2005
Large, clear heads of flowers on a dwarf stem.