When to Plant Canna

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Canna, the only genus in the Cannaceae family, needs its rhizomes (bulbs) planted before mid-May for best results. Plant in full sun and good, moisture-rich soil with fertilizer.

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T.M. Samuels has been a freelance writer since 1993. She has published works in "Arthritis Today," "Alabama Living" and "Mature Years," and is the author of a gardening book. Samuels studied pre-medicine at Berry College.

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