How to Manage Pests
Pests in Gardens and Landscapes
Family Asteraceae (Sunflower family)
Zinnias are either annual or perennial plants with
colorful round flowers. Flower colors vary and include white,
orange, yellow, pink, red, purple, and gold. Some may have
distinct markings or blotches. Flowers bloom in summer and
fall and attract hummingbirds.
Optimum conditions for growth
Zinnias thrive in hot weather and prefer full sun.
Plant in good soil and fertilize regularly. Zinnias require
a regular amount of water. Shear spent blooms to encourage