Canna Lilies

Canna plants

Zone 76020 | Anonymous added on February 10, 2017 | Answered

I am in TX and do not need to dig up my canna bulbs for winter...when and how far back should I cut the leaves and stalks?

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Answered on February 18, 2017

I would cut the spent Canna canes down to the ground. Then allow the other canes to flower.
Cannas do need to be lifted and divided once a year and spring is the best time to do this.
Before lifting the plants, cut them down to about 5 to 6 inches high.

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