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Canna 'Erebus'

This listing for information only - We no longer grow this plant  

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Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Perennial
Family: Cannaceae (Cannas)
Origin: Garden Origin
Flower Color: Salmon
Bloomtime: Summer/Fall
Parentage: (C. glauca x C. x generalis hybrids)
Height: 3-4 feet
Width: 2-3 feet
Exposure: Full Sun
Irrigation (H2O Info): Medium Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 0-10 F
Canna 'Erebus' - This tuberous perennial performs best in full sun receiving regular water. Salmon-pink flowers occur from summer into fall. Reaches 3 to 4 feet tall with lance-shaped, glaucous-green leaves and medium-sized salmon-pink flowers. 'Erebus' is one of four hybrids bred at Longwood Gardens for use in water gardens and grows shorter and more compact than other Longwood cannas. Ideally suited for use in average garden soil or in the pond with no more than 4 to 6 inches of water above the soil line. Cold hardy to 0 degrees F. We grew this plant from 1995 until 2009.  This description is based on research and observations made of this plant as it grows in our nursery, in our nursery garden and in other gardens that we have visited. We also try to incorporate comments received from others and appreciate getting feedback of any kind from those who have any additional information about this plant, particularly if they disagree with what we have written or if they have additional cultural tips that would aid others in growing Canna 'Erebus'.
 
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