Zinnia Solar Flare Blend Seeds

Zinnia Solar Flare Blend Seeds

Zinnia elegans

Item #1292

Annual. Your garden will erupt in color with our sassy combination of hot orange and sunny yellow flowers, set off against cool white blooms and lush green foliage. Zinnias are easy to grow, love the heat, and have long-lasting flowers. Dazzle your friends and neighbors by planting a tall border or large bed for masses of color. Big, 4"-5" flowers make beautiful, fresh bouquets that shine with the brilliance of the summer sun.




Annual

Full sun

Blooms summer to fall

2'-3' tall

Days to Emerge:
3-10 days

Seed Depth:
1/4"

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 12"

Thinning:
When 2" tall,
thin to
1 every 12"


When to sow outside: 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost.

When to start inside: 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost. Transplant outdoors after last frost. Zinnias do not gain from being planted early; they wait for warmer weather.

Artist: Susan Strok



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