Return to the Canna Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
What comes next ?

Posted by opaleyes Florida zone 9 (My Page) on
Sat, Oct 6, 07 at 17:22

I am in need of a book or reference material that can explain what I need to do with my canna as we aproach fall. My canna are still blooming like crazy, and I intend on enjoying them as long as possible, I just need to know what that is. I am a newbie. Can anyone recommend a book on canna growing? I had great success this year with a variety of beautiful colors and want to plant many more of these intoxicating beauties. Thanks a bunch.


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: What comes next ?

In Florida you don't need to worry nor do anything for fall. If you have a freeze it will kill the foliage but the rhizomes will be fine. I'm in zone 7b and mine die with the first freeze and I cut the dead foliage off then next spring when the soil temperatures warm they will sprout and begin to grown again.

Good luck with your cannas...they are a very simple plant to grown.

Peggy


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Canna Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here