Monday, August 18, 2014

Canna show you a pretty plant?

I looked for a plant label for this beauty
and couldn't find one.  But I could tell 

by the foliage that's it's a canna cultivar, so
I'm going with 'Orange Bengal Tiger'.

[Linking back to Mandarin Orange Monday

Macro Monday, and Today's Flowers.]


  1. The flower is super, what a great colour it has.

  2. Even without being able to see the yellow striped leaves, I so trust your judgement as to be sure you are right.

    I wonder if the fact that they like water could have contributed to their name.

  3. I love the light through the flower petals. Canna's are a "feel good" plant, (bright and cheerful) especially when grown en masse. I think that the root can be eaten like a sweet potato. Warm regards.

  4. Perfect specimen...I can see no flaws♪

  5. Heh ~ cute post title, dear Alexa! And I like the sound of Orange Bengal Tiger. I'll forever name these thus if I see any. Happy Monday, ma chere.

  6. The colour and light in this flower is beautiful. Thank you for sharing with Mandarin Orange Monday:)

  7. A gorgeous shot! Thank you so much for sharing with Today's Fowers :)

  8. Lovely canna. Hummingbirds love them, too.

  9. Catchy title. ;o)
    great photo


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