Zinnia (Zinnia elegans 'Lilac Emperor')

Botanical names:
Zinnia elegans Accepted
Zinnia violacea Synonym

Also sold as:
Super Cactus Lilac Emperor
Lilac Emperor Cactus Flowered
Giant Cactus Lilac Emperor

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Flowers: Showy

large flowered tetraploid

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Lilac Emperor was harder to germinate than the other Zinnia elegans by kylaluaz Jun 8, 2015 6:31 PM 0
It can be fun to breed your own zinnias. by ZenMan Nov 25, 2020 10:30 PM 1,255
Garden Chat and Photos by Catmint20906 Jan 2, 2016 11:47 AM 3,043
Group Order of Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds by lanakilaalexand Jan 4, 2013 4:51 PM 3
Favorite Fragrant 'Blue' Roses by Steve812 Apr 25, 2014 11:06 PM 27
Jo Ann's Gardens by ge1836 Oct 7, 2020 12:59 AM 4,279

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