The Q&A Archives: Annuals for Sunny Spots

Question: I would like to plant flowering annuals in two pots outside my front door. That area gets a lot of afternoon sun. Thank you.

Answer: Carol,

Annuals for a container in a sunny location in summer include Cockscomb, Cosmos, Gomphrena, Marigold, Salvia 'Mystic Spires', Narrowleaf Zinnia (Zinnia angustifolia), Fanflower (Scaevola), Periwinkles, dwarf varieties of garden zinnia and ornamental sweet potato.

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