Canarina canariensis does anyone grow this?

chezronMay 12, 2012

I have this plant in the ground near San Diego. I am reading it likes cool moist environments - oops! Does anyone grow this plant? I am wondering if there is anything i can do here to make it happier. Is it going dormant now? Could that be the problem? I have well-draining sandy loam and the plant is in pretty much full sun (possibly another mistake?).

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hoovb zone 9 sunset 23

some pretty good info here.

Here is a link that might be useful: pacific bulb society comments on C. c.

    Bookmark   May 12, 2012 at 10:36PM
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wcgypsy(10 / Sunset 23)

Interesting that you should mention this...I was just checking it out on Annie's site today.....

    Bookmark   May 12, 2012 at 11:23PM
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bahia(SF Bay Area)

Yes I've grown it here in Berkeley.

    Bookmark   May 13, 2012 at 1:06PM
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chezron

Personal communication with Diana of Telos rare Bulbs: She said this plant is going dormant now and how it looks is normal. Yeah!

    Bookmark   May 13, 2012 at 7:11PM
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