The Orange King Humbert Canna Plant is a stately tropical bog plant that adds spectacular visual interest to any pond or water garden with its oversized foliage, brightly-colored flowers, and towering presence. The Orange King Humbert Canna Plant is well-balanced in its presentation where foliage, blossom, and growth habit work in harmony to dramatic effect. The large, lance-shaped leaves are bright apple-green in coloration and perform double-duty providing the perfect backdrop for the vibrant orange and yellow bicolored blossoms while beautifully accentuating the upright growth habit of the Orange King Humbert Canna Plant.
This exceptionally ornamental plant can get as tall as 60" and may have a spread of 36" making it a fantastic focal plant for your pond or water garden. The Orange King Humbert Canna Plant can also be strategically planted as a decorative living screen to obscure views or unsightly pond equipment. For best care, pot the Orange King Humbert Canna Plant in a 5-gallon planting container and set the planter in your pond or water garden so it is covered by up to 6 inches of water.
The Orange King Humbert Canna Plant does best when planted in full sun but will tolerate partial shade conditions. The Orange King Humbert Canna Plant is a heavy feeder and requires fertilization to sustain vigorous growth. The Orange King Humbert Canna Plant is not cold tolerant and must be over-wintered indoors in areas that experience freezing winters. Remove the Orange King Humbert Canna Plant from the pond in the autumn and maintain as a tropical houseplants until spring. Rhizomes can also be housed free of soil and stored in a cool, dark area. Zones 9-11.
Approximate Purchase Size: 12" to 18"