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riddleyo
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Tall plant, red flowers that bloom in July

Can anybody identify this? I have seen them in my area, tall plants, big broad green leaves, clusters of red flowers on top:
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Re: Tall plant, red flowers that bloom in July

canna lily, tropical perennial, cold hardy to zone 7b. Where you are in Ohio, probably you would have to dig them up in the fall and store the tubers indoors.
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Re: Tall plant, red flowers that bloom in July

Thank you for the lightning fast reply. Time for me to start learning everything about Canna. Thank you!

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Re: Tall plant, red flowers that bloom in July

Canna indica.

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