Canna 'Tama-Tulipa' (Tama-Tulipa Perennial Hybrid Canna)
Zone: 7b to 10b,at least
Height: 96" tall
Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L)
(aka: Canna D12-75) Our friends at Yucca Do Nursery discovered this amazing natural canna hybrid (Canna glauca x Canna indica) in 2001 along a stream in the northern Mexican mountains. Canna 'Tama-Tulipa' is a giant in the garden, reaching 8' tall for us. Because of the Canna glauca background, it's quite stoloniferous, forming a large 10' wide patch in 8 years. The clumps are topped in summer with small, but dazzling brilliant red flowers, surrounded by a bright yellow border...very cool!