- Common Name(s):
- Mexican zinnia
- 'Persian Carpet Mix', 'Chippendale', 'Old Mexico'
Prefers fertile, well drained soil rich in organic matter; avoid watering foliage late in the day; needs good air circulation. This low maintenance plant is very tolerant of heat, drought, and pests.
Wildlife Value: This plant is seldom damaged by deer.
- Spring to frost
- Red; bronze; orange; yellow; bicolor single or double flowers
- 12-18 in.
- 6-12 in.
NCCES plant id: 158