Zinnia (Zinnia elegans 'Queen Red Lime')

Botanical names:
Zinnia elegans Accepted
Zinnia violacea Synonym

Also sold as:
Queen Lime Red Heart
Queeny Red Lime

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 24-36 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Burgundy/Red and Lime
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Days to germinate: 3-14 days
Depth to plant seed: surface sow
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Bees
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Banner for August 14, 2019 by greenappleagnes by greenappleagnes Aug 15, 2019 5:46 AM 19
Duplicates? by plantladylin Apr 6, 2018 9:58 AM 2
Strawberry Cream Zinnia by Azgarden Apr 26, 2018 8:33 PM 30
Annuals 2017 by islander Oct 26, 2017 2:26 PM 41
2017 Wintersown by Coppice Mar 3, 2017 6:12 PM 78
Daily gardening thread for everyone by keithp2012 Jan 29, 2020 8:25 AM 18,793
It can be fun to breed your own zinnias. by ZenMan Jan 28, 2020 3:38 PM 1,150
What seeds are you ordering this year? by luvsgrtdanes Feb 22, 2015 10:07 AM 78
Who is saving seeds this fall? by mom2goldens Oct 21, 2014 12:53 PM 100
What's Blooming- - 2014 - - Photo's please! by Xeramtheum Jan 6, 2015 7:33 PM 2,770

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