Can canna bulbs be started from seed inside the house?

Answer Canna bulbs can be started from seed indoors. They need to be either in a greenhouse or sitting in a windowsill that gets lots of light, and placed in pots or seed trays filled with multipurpose co... Read More »

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How do I dig up canna bulbs?

Dig up canna bulbs, called rhizomes, in the fall after the first frost. Use a garden fork to lift the rhizomes. Push the fork into the soil 8 to 10 inches away from the canna stems and gently lift.... Read More »

How to Plant Canna Bulbs in Your Landscape?

Canna, a relative of the banana and ginger, is native to the warm regions of the Americas. This easy-care plant thrives in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 7 and above. If you h... Read More »

How do I winterize canna lily bulbs?

Pulling the BulbDig the bulb after the foliage has been killed by the first frost. Either plant the bulb in a pot to be stored or store the bulb uncovered in a shallow box.CuringTrim the foliage to... Read More »

How deep should I plant my canna bulbs?

Cannas (Canna x generalis) are sun-loving plants that grow from rhizomes, not bulbs. Plant cannas rhizomes 1 to 2 inches deep in rich, well-drained soil, spacing them 12 to 24 inches apart. Cannas ... Read More »