syns Pfitzer’s Primrose Yellow, Primrose Yellow
Origin PFITZER Wilhelm
Blooming Outstanding bloomer
Canna ‘Primrose’ is a small Crozy Group cultivar; green foliage, oval shaped, spreading habit; oval main stems, coloured green; triangular flower stems, coloured green; spikes of flowers are open, pale yellow speckled with pale pink, staminodes are medium size, edges regular, petals yellow, fully self-cleaning, outstanding 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; tillering is average.
An ideal patio pot plant – it comes into flower very quickly when about 40 cm tall, and gets bushier and bushier and with more and more flowers. Around 80 cm.