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Indian shot: see cannacanna
[Lat.,=cane], any plant of the genus Canna, tropical and subtropical perennials, grown in temperate regions in parks and gardens for the large foliage and spikelike, usually red or yellow blossoms.
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Only the third Indian shot
putter to breach the 20m mark -- apart from national record holder Shakti Singh ( 20.
Cannas, sometimes called Indian shot
, have amazing blooms with bold and sometimes strikingly-patterned foliage.
FOR exotic-looking foliage try one of the variegated leaf cannas or Indian shot