Indian shot
Canna indica
Cannaceae


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Not native. Long cultivated and sometimes naturalizing in South Florida.

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Widely cultivated.
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Larval host plant for Brazilian skipper (Calpodes ethlius) butterflies. It also provides food for birds.
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For more information and links to images, visit our Floristic Inventory of South Florida Database Online.


Magha García Medina; Agrandar.
Forest & Kim Starr