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Botanical Name:
Zinnia grandiflora

Common Name(s):
Prairie Zinnia

Mountain States Nursery
Ground hugging mound 1' tall & wide native in Az. & Southwest. Prefers hot sunny spots & will thrive in well-drained soils. Long-lived and spreads by seed around the garden. Foliage is needle like. Flowers summer to fall. Herbaceous in winter. Native grasslands midwest/southwest 4-6000'. Deep golden papery 1" flowers. Full sun. Well drained. Some water will extend summer flowering. Good erosion control. Will not grow until summer heat.

Information by George Hull MSN 
hardy to 0f
Sun: Half
Water: Low
Growth Rate: Fast
Hydrozones: #1
Soil Type: Sandy
Soil Condition:
Soil pH: Neutral
Adverse Factors: N/A
Design Styles: English Cottage
Accenting Features: Attractive Bark
Seasonal Interest: Winter
Location Uses: Bedding
Special Uses: Full
Attracts Wildlife: N/A
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Season: Spring
Leaf Color: Green
Bark Color: N/A
Fruit Color: N/A
Fruit Season: N/A
Fruit Type: N/A
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