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Zinnia

Zinnia elegans (Ruffles Series)

Also known as

Youth and old age

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

30cm

50cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Zinnia Overview

    This fast-growing, sturdy, upright annual has pale or mid green leaves. In mid summer and early autumn, ruffled, pom-pom, double flowers are produced in a variety of colours.

    How to propagate Zinnia

    Seed

    You can propagate from seeds sown under glass early in spring.

    Other uses of Zinnia

    Border, cutting bed, container