The plant family Cannaceae was named and described by Antoine Laurent de Jussieu in Genera Plantarum in 1789.
Interestingly, there is only one accepted genus in this family, the Canna. Plants of the World Online lists 12 accepted species in the genus.
To go to the page about my experience with the Cannas, click HERE.
For more information about this family of plants, please click on the links below. The links take you directly to the information about the family OR genus.