Tuesday, 2 March 2010

Canna 'Goldilocks'

A medium sized Premier Group cultivar; green foliage, oval shaped, spreading habit; oval stems, coloured green; panicles of flowers are open, yellow with red spots, staminodes are narrow, edges ruffled, petals yellow, fully self-cleaning; fertile both ways, not self-pollinating or true to type, capsules globose; rhizomes are thick, up to 3 cm in diameter, coloured white; tillering is prolific.
Introduced by S. Percy-Lancaster, Alipore Cannas, Calcutta, India. In the collection of the Royal Agri-Horticultural Society , Alipore, Calcutta, India. Dr. Khoshoo & Dr. I. Guha: Evolution of Cultivated Canna 1966.

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