Previous species
Previous Species

Next Species
Next Species

Home Page

15% off expires 5/20


ready to plant potted perennials

Scientific Name: Zinnia elegans Jacq.
Family: Asteraceae
Zinnia (Zinnia elegans)
Show Larger Picture
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: all zones
USDA: 6-10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy in Phoenix

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Mexico and Central America

Growth Habits: Tender annual to 3 feet tall (90 cm).

Watering Needs: Regular water. Keep the foliage dry to avoid mildew

Propagation: Seeds

There are a lot of varieties with bright colors
Zinnia (Zinnia elegans)

Zinnia (Zinnia elegans)

Blooming Habits:
Bloom all the summer.

Sow at 70-85F (21-29F) in March. Plants 4-5 weeks old seedlings 1 foot apart (30 cm). It is also possible to sow in place end of April.

This site contains information and pictures for more than 5000 species of plants.
Search it!

powered by FreeFind

Gardening in Arizona Home Page | List of All the Plants | More in the Asteraceae family

© 2004 Philippe Faucon, All Rights Reserved.