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Family Profile

Cannaceae

Family Description

A monogeneric family of ten species in North and South America; one species naturalised in Australia.

Genera

Canna - A genus of about 50 species in tropical and subtropical America; one species and two horticultural hybrids have become naturalised in Australia. Stanley (1987).

References

Stanley, T.D. (1987). Cannaceae. In 'Flora of Australia.' Vol. 45, (Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.), pp. 38-39.