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Tabitha Cole

Canna ‘Tabitha Cole’

(Crozy Group)

Origin COLE Charles
Height Medium
Foliage Green
Form Branching
Flower Yellow
Blooming Good bloomer
Flowering August/September/October/Until frosts
Tillering Average

Canna ‘Tabitha Cole’ is a medium sized Crozy Group cultivar; foliage green; clusters of flowers are open, lemon with orange spots, staminodes are medium size, edges frilled, petals green, fully self-cleaning, good bloomer, flowers in August 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 thick, up to 3 cm in diameter, coloured white and pink; tillering is average.

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Ian Cooke, The Gardeners Guide to Growing Cannas
(M) Another from the prodigious Australian breeder Cole. This has large, frilly, soft yellow flowers with soft red blotches. Leaves are green. Really only available from specialist nurseries.
Podgora Gardens, Sonja Mrsich, North Island, New Zealand. Catalogue
Light yellow spotted with orange. 70cm.