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Zinnia 'Giant Dahlia-Flowered Deep Red'

Giant Dahlia-Flowered Deep Red Zinnia

Zinnia

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A stunning variety with huge, dahlia-like deep red flowers, blooming on tall stems all season; very impressive in beds or along borders; a must for the cutting garden

Description

A stunning variety with huge, dahlia-like deep red flowers, blooming on tall stems all season; very impressive in beds or along borders; a must for the cutting garden

Landscape Attributes

Giant Dahlia-Flowered Deep Red Zinnia is an herbaceous annual with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant. Trim off the flower heads after they fade and die to encourage more blooms late into the season. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Giant Dahlia-Flowered Deep Red Zinnia is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Rock/Alpine Gardens;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Container Planting;Hanging Baskets

Planting & Growing

Giant Dahlia-Flowered Deep Red Zinnia will grow to be about 4 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 24 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 18 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain dense right to the ground, not requiring facer plants in front. This fast-growing annual will normally live for one full growing season, needing replacement the following year.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

1a

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Spread:

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Soil Type:

4 feet

24 inches

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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