Glenna Partridge Garden Design
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Modern Tropical tropical-landscape
 

Modern Tropical

False Creek Terrace Garden in Vancouver. The patio has concrete pavers.

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January 9, 2013
Amando Natural Stone - Stylish Stone - Naturally! wrote:
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I'm so sorry I have not connected with you yet! I should be done most of the annual planting in the next few weeks and I will be able to see what products you have to offer. Chat to you soon. Glenna
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We are connected on linkedin as well. Please let me know when you are able to talk/meet. Thank you for your reply Glenna.
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November 5, 2012
jasonboland wrote:
Plants - What are the large tropicals in the pots? One is green and one is red it looks like.
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Hi jasonboland,

The large leaved tropicals in the containers are Canna lilies. The green one is Canna 'Bengal Tiger'.
Here's a link for info

http://www.plantdelights.com/Canna-Bengal-Tiger-Bengal-Tiger-Variegated-Canna-Lily/productinfo/819/#.UJiW6Y6DiME

The red coloured one is Canna 'Tropicanna'. Here's a link for more info on that variety
http://www.onlineplantguide.com/Plant-Details/424/

Here's a couple of Houzz ideabooks that give you info and ideas

Ideabook: Great Design Plant: Canna 'Pretoria' · See Ideabook
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Ideabook: Great Design Plant: Cannas · See Ideabook


I hope this helps!

Glenna

(PS. I put three plants - 1 gallon size- in each of these containers and fertilized weekly with 15-30-15)
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Thank you so much for all the info!
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Plants - What are the large tropicals in the pots? One is green and one is red it looks like. 1 Like 2 Comments PRO Glenna Partridge Garden Design Hi jasonboland, The large leaved tropicals in the containers are Canna lilies. The green one is Canna 'Bengal Tiger'. Here's a link for info http://www.plantdelights.com/Canna-Bengal-Tiger-Bengal-Tiger-Variegated-Canna-Lily/productinfo/819/#.UJiW6Y6DiME The red coloured one is Canna 'Tropicanna'. Here's a link for more info on that variety http://www.onlineplantguide.com/Plant-Details/424/ Here's a couple of Houzz ideabooks that give you info and ideas
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