How to revive cannas in spring

Monty Don demonstrates how to gradually harden off a canna in spring that has been overwintered indoors, in this practical video guide.

Bring cannas gradually out of hibernation in mid-spring, so they're ready to plant out by late May. Monty Don shows you how to tidy up plants that have been overwintered indoors and start them gently back into growth, in this video guide.

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