Canna ‘Red Wine’
Origin Quality Gladiolus Gardens
Canna ‘Red Wine’ is a medium sized Crozy Group cultivar; dark, burgundy coloured foliage, oval shaped, maroon margin, spreading habit; oval main stems, coloured purple; flowers are open, self-coloured wine-red, throat slightly lighter, staminodes are medium size, edges regular, petals purple with farina, fully self-cleaning, 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 purple; tillering is average.
Prolific blooms of wine-red colouring, paler in throat, surmounting rich burgundy-green foliage. A cultivar that has garnered a lot of well-deserved praise over the years.