CORATINA. Oil produced from Coratina is intensely fruity and pungent. The oil is greenish with a strong fruity flavour that over time acquires a harmonious taste. Interestingly these sought after oil characteristics are present in oils produced from Coratina in completely different growing areas like Argentina. Coratina comes into bearing very early and productivity is high and constant.
Zinnias deter cucumber beetles and tomato worms. They attract predatory wasps and hover flies, which eat insects that would destroy garden plants. They attract hummingbirds, which eat whiteflies before those flies can damage tomatoes, cucumbers and potatoes.