Canna gained popularity during the Victorian era between 1860-1910, when European gardeners created more formal gardens. At the beginning of the 20th century, gardens transformed into more informal and relaxed perennial borders, and the Canna decreased in their popularity. However, modern breeders are releasing hundreds of cultivars, hence why the comeback is so strong!
Care Level: I'm Easy
Pet Friendly: Yes
Safe for Pets!
Madeira has a particularly lovely flower, it is bright red but edged with yellow, giving it a delightfully delicate, almost frilly appearance. The fowers are held high above the long narrow leaves. a lovely variety and long flowering. Canna 'Madeira' will reach 4-5ft when fully mature.