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Peruvian zinnia
Zinnia peruviana
Zinnia peruviana
Peruvian zinnia Aster Family
Zinnia peruviana Asteraceae
common name
  Peruvian zinnia
accepted scientific name
  Zinnia peruviana (L.) L.
rules for finding collection records
  Zinnia multiflora (0)
  Zinnia pauciflora (1)
  Zinnia peruviana (46)
family name
  • Asteraceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is .6 to 2.5 inches
Number of ray petals: 6 to 15
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 2nd week of November thru 1st week of August
Native to America. Naturalized in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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Accepted Scientific Name

Zinnia peruviana   (L.) L.   (TSN: 38716, Index: 806)

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