Courtesy of Ernest Turc


Canna ‘Salsa’

(Crozy Group)

Origin TURC Ernest
Height Small
Foliage Green
Form Branching
Flower Yellow
Blooming Average bloomer
Tillering Slow

Canna ‘Salsa’ is a small Crozy Group cultivar; green foliage, ovoid shaped, branching habit; oval main stems, coloured green; triangular flower stems, coloured green; spikes of flowers are open, self-coloured yellow, staminodes are medium size, edges regular, fully self-cleaning, average bloomer, blooms open in the early morning; fertile both ways, not self-pollinating or true to type, capsules ellipsoid; rhizomes are thick, up to 3 cm in diameter, coloured white; tillering is slow.

Canna ‘Salsa’ Courtesy of Ernest Turc
A short plant with green foliage and a strong clear yellow flower.
Ernest Turc, Angers, France (Translated from the French)
The Canna Nain Salsa , is an Ernest TURC creation that does not lack exoticism. This plant develops with the arrival of summer, from June large green leaves will emerge from the ground, they will be quickly lit by beautiful yellow flowers with elongated petals. This tropical-looking rhizome, 60 cm high, will be perfect for your beds or pots. You can combine it with other summer flowers such as arums, dahlias or even perennials such as alstroemers.