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Seed Grown Canna finally Transplanted

Posted by bearstate 9 CA (My Page) on
Sat, Aug 18, 07 at 13:10

I had been reluctant to transplant my seed grown Canna because I had no idea how well the rhizome would have developed since just this Spring when I planted them. But one of them was already getting tall and I decided it had to be done.

To my amazement, the plant had a very well developed root ball that damn near covered the bottom of the soda bottle I had planted it in. The time I guess, was right.

So I planted all seven of the new plants.

Here are four, one being a little browned on the leaves from the harsh concrete deck, HOT patio environment it was being raised in.

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That should fill in that blank space along this wall nicely in the year to come.

I should have taken a picture of the root ball on one of them, but didn't think to. It would have been an interesting photo for this forum.

Next time ...


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