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Canna Linnaeus. Canna.

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A genus of about 10-25 species, of tropical and warm temperate America.

Key advice:The petals are generally sepaloid and green (but sometimes brightly colored and petaloid); the showy, colored portions of the flower are the staminodes.

Ref: Kress & Prince (2000) In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2000); Kubitzki (1998b). Show full citations.

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image of plant© Keith Bradley | Canna flaccida | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Austin R. Kelly, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Austin R. Kelly | Canna indica source | Original Image ⭷ Warning: was NOT research grade.
image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Canna flaccida | Original Image ⭷

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