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Canary Bell-Flower

Canarina canariensis

Also known as

Canary Island Bellflower, Bicacaro

Canarina canariensis-IMG 9390 by C T Johansson (CC BY 3.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Canary Bell-Flower Overview

Tuberous perennial species with a twining growth habit. It produces scrambling stems and lance-shaped leaves. Often it is grown for its flowers, which are hanging, have 6 petal lobes and are bell-shaped. They are colourful, found in shades of red to orange with striking, red vein patterning across the petal surfaces.

How to propagate Canary Bell-Flower

Cuttings

Propagation is by basal cuttings or seed which are sown in the spring or autumn.

Seed

Special features of Canary Bell-Flower

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Canary Bell-Flower

Grown for their flowers.

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