Tropicanna canna ?

peatpod(Z5b Ontario)April 7, 2005

Today when I attended a garden show .. I looked for some Tropicanna. Well the ones that the vendor was selling was labled as Tropicanna but the leaves were verigaated green. Are there two types???

Laura

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tamivileine(z8b OS,MS, US)

That sounds like 'Bengal Tiger' canna to me. Similar in that the leaves are striped, but certainly not the same

sea ya
tami

    Bookmark   April 8, 2005 at 9:41AM
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canna2grow

Laura,
Is there a possibility that the label was ÂTropicanna Gold and not just ÂTropicannaÂ? The ÂTropicanna Gold does have the green variegated foliage whereas ÂTropicanna has the red variegated foliage. Kent

    Bookmark   April 8, 2005 at 10:12AM
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peatpod(Z5b Ontario)

Im not sure Kent .. I asked if they had Tropicanna and thats what they showed me .. I didnt really pay any attention to the label other than the picture .. when I go back tomorrow I will take a peek :o)

To me it looked like a Bengal Tiger .. but now you have my curiosity peeked Kent.

Laura

    Bookmark   April 8, 2005 at 6:43PM
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