Zinnia (Zinnia elegans)

These attractive large blooms are exciting to see in any garden or cut flower arrangement. They are available in an array of colors, shapes, and sizes depending on the hybrids. Zinnias should have the spent blooms removed to encourage additional blooming though out summer into the fall. They are easy to care for in a sunny environment and are a wonderful addition to any garden around your home.

Attracts: Painted LadyPearl CrescentQueenZebra SwallowtailEastern Tailed-BlueGulf FritillaryMourning CloakWestern Tiger SwallowtailAmerican CopperSleepy OrangeAnise Swallowtail,  and more

Color(s): pink, yellow, rose

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained, fertile

Average Height: 6 in.

Average Spread: 12 in. - 18 in.

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone: 3 - 11

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Patty Bigner

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