The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Canna

The genus Canna is in the family Cannaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Canna

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Canna × aurantiaca Tineo ex Tod. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna bangii Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna × ehemannii auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna flaccida Salisb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna × generalis L.H.Bailey Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna × generalis L.H. Bailey & E.Z. Bailey Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Canna generalis L.H. Bailey & E.Z. Bailey Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Canna glauca L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna × hortensis Guillaumin Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna hybrida Hort. various cultivars Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Canna indica L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna iridiflora Ruiz & Pav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna jaegeriana Urb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna liliiflora Warsz. ex Planch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna × noutonnii Carrière Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna orchiodes L.H. Bailey Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Canna orchioides Bailey Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Canna paniculata Ruiz & Pav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna pedunculata Sims Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna tuerckheimii Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Canna tulianensis Nb. Tanaka Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 185 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Canna. Of these 12 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 48 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Canna. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 185 species names for the genus Canna recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 6.5%
Synonym 164 88.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 4.9%

All names

The status of the 233 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Canna recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 5.2%
Synonym 212 91.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 3.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 185 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Canna, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 10 155 0 0 165 89.2%
Medium confidence 2 9 0 0 11 5.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 9 9 4.9%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Canna is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 2 9 0 4 0 15 8.1%
WCSP 10 155 0 5 0 170 91.9%