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Madame Legris

Canna ‘Madame Legris’

(Crozy Group)

Height Medium
Foliage Green
Form Branching
Flower Multi-coloured
Blooming Good bloomer
Tillering Average

Canna ‘Madame Legris’ is a medium sized Crozy Group cultivar; green foliage, oval shaped, white margin, branching habit; oval main stems, coloured green; triangular flower stems, coloured green; spikes of flowers are open, yellow heavily spotted with red, staminodes are medium size, edges regular, petals green, fully self-cleaning, good bloomer, blooms open in the early morning; fertile both ways, not self-pollinating or true to type, capsules round; rhizomes are thick, up to 3 cm in diameter, coloured white and pink; tillering is average.

Canna ‘Madame Legris’
RHS Journal of 1907-8
117. Madame Legris (Dammann). — G.[ed. Gladiolus like] Pale yellow, much spotted with orange-red ; flowers and truss poor ; foliage green ; 2 ½ feet.
RHS Journal of 1908-9
Featured in 1908 outdoor trials at Wisley.
Gladiolus-flowered, classified under green foliage and flowers yellow, much spotted or marked with red.