Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Zinnia marylandica, Zahara Starlight Rose, Zinnia

Common Name: Zinnia

Family: Asteraceae

Genus: Zinnia

Species: marylandica

Cultivar or Variety: Zahara Starlight Rose

Characteristics of Plant
Grow in part shade to retain the "star".

Life Cycle
Annual

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

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Part Sun/ Part Shade

Plant Height
8 - 10 inches
10 - 12 inches

Flower Color
White
Dark Pink

Reproduces By
Seed

Attractive to Wildlife
Birds
Hummingbirds
Butterflies

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders
Planters

Image
(Image by poisondartfrog)
"Taken while they still look good. The pink disappears in heat and sun and they become unremarkable."
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