I got this a number of years ago in the clearance section at Walmart. It was a collection of perennials in a pot. We planted them in the garden and this one continues to persist.

Anyone know what it is?perennial perennial

  • What zone are you in? Mar 4 '19 at 14:33
  • @blackthumb zone 10a Mar 4 '19 at 14:36
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    Well it looks extraordinarily like a Canna indica - but they usually flower at around a foot or more in height and in cooler climates, not before May/June.Image of flower here homeguides.sfgate.com/prune-cannas-63998.html but I'm finding it hard to believe it is a Canna...
    – Bamboo
    Mar 4 '19 at 14:57
  • @Bamboo I think you are almost right. It looks like a Canna Lilly for sure. Maybe this one: davesgarden.com/guides/pf/showimage/255414/#b
    – MyNameisTK
    Mar 4 '19 at 20:35
  • @1800-94-Jenny but the height of the plant is still wrong .... the one you link to, like all the ones I know, reaches up to 2 feet in height before flowering
    – Bamboo
    Mar 5 '19 at 11:14

It's a canna lily. It grows prolifically in India and I've seen this type of canna quite a few times.

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