Canna 'Bengal Tiger'

Bengal Tiger Canna Lily

Herbaceous Bulb / Corm / Tuber, Perennial

Big, bold bright green leaves, striped in yellow on upright stalks reaching 6 feet are topped with bright orange blooms in late summer. Exotic and showy, this perennial lends a tropical air to containers or bedding schemes.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Afternoon Sun

Water Needs: Regular / Even


Size: 48 - 72 tall x 12 - 24 wide
Shape / Form: Upright
Foliage Texture: Bold
Foliage Quality: Colorful

Features: Attractive Foliage, Attracts Birds, Attracts Hummingbirds, Flowers, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Yellow / Gold, Gold, Variegated, Yellow

Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Season: Summer, Fall, Jul, Aug, Sep

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Mixed Border
Wildlife: Deer Resistant, Birds, Hummingbirds

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Summer, Fall, Late Spring / Early Summer, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Tender
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plant Combos