Zinnia 'Sombrero' - Zinnia elegans
This old variety has bold, bi-colored petals. The inner half of the petals are red while the outer half are bright yellow. This species is native to Mexico, and plants are fast-growing and long-blooming. Zinnias are good cut flowers. In addition, they are excellent for pollinator plantings and are especially attractive to butterflies.
Zones: 1 through 10
Height: Up to 2-3 ft.
Flower Color: Mixed
Plant Type: Annual
Light Requirement: Sun
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Seeds per Packet: 50 +/-
Seeds per Pound: 84,000
Is this wildflower invasive: No
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: No
Is this wildflower medicinal: No