Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Zinnia elegans, 'Magellan', Zinnia, Zinna Magellan

Common Name: Zinnia, Zinna Magellan

Genus: Zinnia

Species: elegans

Cultivar or Variety: 'Magellan'

Characteristics: Has bigger blooms than Dreamland. Blooms double consistently.

Life Cycle
Annual

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring
Early Summer

Germination Temperature
70-80 F

Seed Sowing Depth
1/2"

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
No

Days to Germination
3-7 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
1- 2 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
White
Bright Yellow
Orange
Dark Pink
Red

Nutritional Needs
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed

Potential Hazzards or Invasiveness
Non-Invasive

Cutting Flower
Yes

Attractive to Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Butterflies

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders
Planters

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"Zinnia Magellan Yellow"
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"Zinna Magellan Yellow seedling"
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