Zinnia Flowers: Providing Garden Color From Spring Until Frost

These annuals are one of the easiest flowers to grow, and the payoff is huge.
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Beautiful and Easy to Grow

Zinnia flowers appear in blooms of orange, pink, red, white and yellow. Use them to attract butterflies to sunny parts of your garden.

Zinnia angustifolia 'Star White'

Consider 'Star White' for a container or a rock garden. It can grow to a height of 18 inches and spread nearly 16 inches.

Zinnia 'Scarlet Ruffles'

Zinnia elegans 'Scarlet Ruffles' is one of the best annuals for long lasting cut flowers, and they look beautiful planted among other big, bold summer flowers with lots of color. It lives up to its name with red pom pom blooms.

'Classic Golden Orange'

Zinnias like Zinnia angustifolia 'Classic Golden Orange' love full sun.

'Starbright Mix'

Zinnia angustifolia 'Starbright Mix' blooms in orange and white, and is drought tolerant.

Zinnias are All-Star Annuals

Zinnias come in a wide variety of colors with large, profuse blooms.

'Dreamland Mix' Zinnia

These double-bloom zinnias are great for cutting and for attracting butterflies.

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