Blooms 3 months after sowing!
Tropical bronzy-burgundy foliage and huge 3 to 4-inch flowers!
Species: x generalis
Variety: Tropical? Bronze Scarlet
Zone: 7 – 11
Bloom Start To End: Early Summer – Late Summer
Seeds Per Pack: 5
Plant Height: 2 ft 6 in
Plant Width: 18 in
Bloom Size: 3 in – 4 in
Additional Characteristics: Butterfly Lovers,Easy Care Plants,Flower,Variegated
Bloom Color: Red
Foliage Color: Bronze,Burgundy,Medium Green,Variegated
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Moisture Requirements: Moist, well-drained
Resistance: Heat Tolerant,Humidity Tolerant
Season Of Interest: Summer
Soil Tolerance: Normal, loamy
Uses: Border,Containers,Foliage Interest,Ornamental,Outdoor
(P)?Pkt of 5 seeds
The latest in the popular Tropical? series of dwarf Cannas is this stunning bronzy-burgundy leaved variety! Sporting brilliant scarlet blooms in addition to its colorful foliage, it’s a stunning addition to containers, the border, edging, and any sunny spot!
Tropical? Bronze Scarlet has the same big, fiery-scarlet 3- to 4-inch blooms found on Giant Cannas, but on a lush 2 1/2-foot plant compact enough to grow in a container! And it blooms in just 90 days from seed — quick, economical, and so beautiful.
The bright blooms begin in midsummer and continue until frost, for year after year of enjoyment. But you don’t have to wait a minute for these huge tropical leaves streaked with bronze and burgundy! Space 18 inches apart in full sun and well-drained soil amended with organic matter. Packet is 5 seeds.