Condition Annual
Easy-to-Grow Annuals Cosmos, Portulaca, California Poppy, Purple Fountain Grass, Celosia, Marigold, Coleus, Vinca, Petunia, Zinnia
Annuals for Shade or Semi-shade Coleus, Salvia, Impatiens, Begonia
Annuals for Hot, Dry Locations Cosmos, Creeping Zinnia, Portulaca, Vinca
Annuals for Poor Soils Portulaca, California Poppy, Iceland Poppy, Purple Fountain Grass, Celosia
Hardy and Half-Hardy Annuals Petunia, Phlox, California Poppy, Iceland Poppy, Larkspur, Dianthus, Ornamental Kale, Pansy
Annuals to Sow or Transplant in Fall Pansy, Cosmos, California Poppy, Iceland Poppy, Larkspur
Annuals that May Self-Seed Year after Year Pansy, Cosmos, Nicotinia, Impatients, Portulaca Vinca, Zinnia, California Poppy, Larkspur
Annuals Which can be Direct-Seeded California Poppy, Iceland Poppy, Larkspur, Marigold, Gomphrena, Zinnia
Annuals for Use as Cut Flowers Dianthus, Salvia, Larkspur, Marigold, Celosia, Phlox, Cosmos, Zinnia
Annuals Suitable for Drying Gomphrena, Celosia, Strawflower
Annuals Grown for Fragrance Nicotiana, Phlox, Dianthus, Petunia
Annuals Grown for Colorful Foliage Dusty Miller, Purple Fountain Grass, Coleus, Ornamental Kale
Annuals Used for Edging Dusty Miller, Petunia, Begonia, Phlox, Portulaca, Coleus, Marigold (dwarf), Zinnia (dwarf), Dianthus, Pansy
Annuals Suitable for Containers Phlox, Impatients, Portulaca, Begonia, Marigold, Coleus, Pansy, Petunia
Annuals Suitable for Backgrounds and Screens Cosmos, Marigold (tall var.), Hibiscus, Purple Fountain Grass, Celosia (tall var.), Coleus, Zinnia (tall var.)
Annuals Suitable for Use as Groundcovers Creeping Zinnia, Portulaca, Vinca
Annuals that Attract Birds Petunia, Salvia, California Poppy, Portulaca, Zinnia
Annuals that Attract Hummingbirds and Butterflies Phlox, Salvia, Verbena, Zinnia