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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 8 - 14 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Late spring to frost.
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: AAS (All-America Selection®): 2017 National

Trade name information:
Series: Profusion
Cultivar name: 'Profusion Red'
Common names
  • Zinnia

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Location: Washington Park Botanical Garden, Springfield, Il.
Date: 2019-07-24
Location: Kalama, Wa.
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Photo courtesy of Harris Seeds
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Location: Missouri Botanical Garden, St Louis
Date: 2017-08-09

Photo courtesy of All-America Selections
Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, USA
Date: 2018-06-26

Photo courtesy of Harris Seeds
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Photo Courtesy of Smokeys Daylily Gardens Used with Permission
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Location: Mobot, St L. (Missouri Botanical Garden)
Date: 2017-08-09
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