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Paige Foley

Paige was born in South Dakota, where she worked at a local greenhouse owned by her family. Growing up, she spent her free time helping in the greenhouse and learning about plants. She attended South Dakota State University and graduated with a bachelor's degree in Agronomy. She's spent the last 7 years working in the various parts of the agriculture industry.

A picture of orange canna lilies blooming in the middle of a field in full sun conditions on a day with plenty of sunlight and clear skies.

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Do Canna Lilies Need Full Sun, Partial Shade, or Full Shade?

Are you looking to provide your canna lilies the right amount of sun to enjoy their beautiful blooms? Too much sun can cook your plants, and too little can stunt flowering. In this article, gardening expert Paige Folely examines if canna lilies thrive in full sun, partial shade, or full shade.

An image of a perennial canna lily that has vibrant orange blooms. The flowers have an edge of yellow color all the way around, and there is green foliage that is out of focus in the background.

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Are Canna Lilies Annual, Biennial, or Perennial Plants?

Are you thinking of planting some canna lilies in your garden, but want to make sure they'll come back every year before you start putting them in the ground? In this article, gardening expert Paige Foley examines if these popular flowers are considered annual, biennial, or perennial plants!

A beautiful orange canna lily up close. You can see the green foliage in the background that's blurred out. The focus of the image is the orange flower that has a dark orange interior, with lighter orange ribbons on the exterior of each petal.

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11 Orange Canna Lily Varieties To Brighten Up Your Garden

Do you need to brighten up your flowerbeds this season? What better way to do so than adding some orange canna lilies to your garden! In this article, gardening expert Paige Foley looks at her favorite varieties of orange canna lilies that will add plenty of personality to your flowerbeds this season!

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How to Plant, Grow and Care For Canna Lilies

Have you decided to plant some canna lilies this season but aren't quite sure where to start? Canna Lilies are beautiful flowering plants, that can grow quite tall. In this article, gardening expert Paige Folely walks through everything you need to know about canna lilies and their care.