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Zinnias: Zinnia elegans 'Cherry Ruffles'

Botanical name: Zinnia elegans 'Cherry Ruffles'

Common name: zinnia

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Sprite
created by:
chief cultivator

Mercer island, Wa

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Soil: damp, alkaline, sand
Sun:
  
Zones: 3a thru 11a
Care:
easy
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

deer resistant, fall interest, butterfly attracting, bee attracting

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description for "Zinnias: Zinnia elegans 'Cherry Ruffles'"

'Cherry Ruffles' zinnias are award-winning, bloom early and are stimulated by cutting. The 3 to 4 inch double blossoms are produced abundantly on uniform 24 to 30 inch plants that exhibit good disease resistance. All-America Selections Winner. Easy care and easy to grow zinnias are one of the most widely planted annuals. Available in a wide range of heights, bloom sizes and bright colors, they flower all summer long and make long-lasting cut flowers. Sow seed outdoors when the ground is warm directly where you want them to grow. --edited by dtd siegelgirl

History:

Zinnias elegans is native to Northern and central Mexico.

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