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Home & Garden

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An American goldfinch pulls off the petals of a zinnia to eat the seed.

Fill in gaps

In glaring gaps in garden beds, sow seeds of zinnias or cosmos, which will germinate and grow into tall flowering annuals by July. Both need full sun.

Pick zinnia varieties that are resistant to powdery mildew.

– Adrian Higgins, Washington Post