Canna ‘Fürst Wied’
syn Mistress Furst Wied
Blooming Outstanding bloomer
Canna ‘Fürst Wied’ is a medium sized Crozy Group cultivar; green foliage, ovoid shaped, branching habit; oval main stems, coloured purple + farina; triangular flower stems, coloured purple + farina; spikes of flowers are open, self-coloured red, throat yellow, staminodes are narrow, edges regular, petals purple with farina, fully self-cleaning, outstanding 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.
In German, ‘Fürst Wied’ translates as ‘Prince of Wied’.Courtesy of Canpelkni Blooms and Alice Harris.