Marian says this is a canna, which sounds to me more like the name of a Roman battle site than the name of a flower. The cats think it sounds like half of a cannatuna. The British think it sounds like a hobo version of a cuppa. But I guess it’s none of those things. It’s just a plain old canna.

December 9, 2018 — LA County Arboretum, Arcadia, California

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