Zinnia acerosa, or Desert Zinnia, is a branchy subshrub with white nectar-rich flowers and yellow centers. Growing between 2500-6500 ft, this forb enjoys dry and rocky slopes or flats and calcareous soils. Desert zinnia can flower almost any time of year with rainfall. Plant in full sun. Low water use.

Desert Zinnia, Zinnia acerosa

  • 2500-6500'