Tropical Garden Effects

For a hint of the tropics in southern Australia

Canna lilies are ideal for creating a lush tropical garden effect. Canna Durban (Canna x generalis) is a great example - it has broad plum leaves which emerge in spring, garishly striped in red, pink and gold. Over the summer months, the dramatic leafy stems are topped with clusters of bright tangerine flowers. An easy perennial giving non stop colour from the onset of spring until the end of autumn.

The Lotus plant give a wonderful tropical effect and will thrive even in southern Australia.

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