Alice Harris

Pink Perfection

Canna ‘Pink Perfection’

(Crozy Group)

Height Medium
Foliage Green
Form Branching
Flower Pink
Blooming Good bloomer
Tillering Average

Canna ‘Pink Perfection’ is a medium sized Crozy Group cultivar; green foliage, oval shaped, branching habit; clusters of flowers are open, self-coloured pale pink, staminodes are large, edges ruffled, 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 and pink; tillering is average.

Canna ‘Pink Perfection’ Alice Harris
Canna Handbook, Keith Hayward. Edition 1.06. © September 2000
Very large and fluffy flower, the colour of the purest pink, uniform over the whole flower. Green foliage, medium height.
Rivendell Botanic Garden, List January 2001
Large pink flowers, green leaves. Tall.
The Canna Company Catalogue (Ian Cooke) Feb 13 2002, Internet
(M) Pale shell-pink, large flower, ruffled petals, huge green leaves, one of the most spectacular this year! (summer, 2001)
Vicki Stall, Queensland, Australia. Catalogue.
Perfect pale pink. Medium height.
Hart Canna, 2003, Internet January 2003
A re-discovered old variety, with very large fluffy flowers in pure “Barbara Cartland” pink. Green foliage. Medium height. One of our favourite varieties, and this is the first year we have been able to offer it in quantity. £9.00 for 3 rhizomes.6C
Karchesky and Harris 2006
Exquisite staturesque canna with large, ruffled paler-pink flowers and broad crisp-green foliage. Medium height.