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River Loire

Canna ‘River Loire’

(Aquatic Group)
River Series

Origin DALEBÖ Thor
Height Medium
Foliage Green
Form Upright
Flower Multi-coloured
Blooming Good bloomer
Flowering July/August/September/October/Until frosts
Tillering Good

Canna ‘River Loire’ is a medium sized aquatic cultivar, equally at home as a water marginal or in the border; glaucous green foliage, lanceolate shaped, upright habit; spikes of flowers are cupped, white and pale-rose, staminodes are narrow, edges regular, stamen is primrose-yellow speckled with old-rose, petals yellow, fully self-cleaning, good bloomer, flowers in July until frosts in northern temperate zone, blooms open in the early morning; fertile both ways, not self-pollinating or true to type, capsules globose; rhizomes are long and thin, coloured white; tillering is good.

See River Series.

Canna ‘River Loire’