Origin: Introduced US Wildflower
Other Common Names: Mexican Creeping Zinnia
Bloom Time: Late Summer
Height: 6 in to 9 in
Spacing: 15 in to 18 in
Light: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
USDA Zone: 3a-9b
Germination: No pre-treatment needed. Sow seeds just below soil surface at 70F and water.
Seeds Per Oz: 47000
These cheery little flowers consist of a deep purple/brown center surrounded by many bright yellow petals...somewhat like miniature sunflowers in appearance! The foliage is creeping and forms a mat with zinnia-like leaves...hence the name!