Grow zinnias for color
These great sun lovers can take the heat
Zinnias add long-lasting color to summer gardens and are equally at home in beds, borders, and pots.
Bloom color: yellow, orange, white, coral, pink, red, salmon, lavender, purple, rose
Bloom size: 1½ to 7 inches across
Plant size: from 6 inches to 4 feet tall and 1 to 3 feet wide depending on the variety
Exposure: Full sun
Companions: Sunflowers, dahlias, salvias, phormium, ornamental grasses