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Canna indica

Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

General Landscape Uses: Not native. Long cultivated and sometimes naturalizing in South Florida.

Availability: Widely cultivated.

Map of select IRC data from peninsular Florida.

Wildlife and Ecology: Larval host plant for Brazilian skipper (Calpodes ethlius) butterflies. It also provides food for birds.

Comments: For more information and links to images, visit our
Floristic Inventory of South Florida Database Online.

Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Copyright by: Magha GarcĂ­a Medina; Agrandar.

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