Canna Lilies
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Cannas

Zone 30144 | Ola Fratczak added on June 7, 2018 | Answered

Hello, I cut my two cannas 3 inches above the ground in the fall of last year, assuming that I am suppose to get rid of all the old dry foliage. I now see that that was probably the wrong thing to do because they did not come back this year. I never had cannas before. Is there hope that this plant is not lost ?

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on June 8, 2018

    Cannas are hardy in zones 8-12 and can stay in the ground. In colder zones you will need to lift the bulbs.
    If you see not signs of growth, they likely died in the cold.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/canna/storing-canna-bulbs.htm

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