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Garden canna
Canna x generalis
Cannaceae


General Landscape Uses:

Not native. Long cultivated and sometimes naturalizing in South Florida.
Availability:
Widely cultivated.
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.


 


Shirley Denton