Envy Zinnia Seeds


4.2857142857143 out of 5 stars
(7 reviews)
Availability: In Stock

Your neighbors will be "green" with envy when they see this truly unusual flower in your garden. Use the 3"–4" wide, edible blooms to decorate platters of homegrown tomatoes or watermelon! Heat-loving plants supply endless beauty and interest to your flowerbeds, containers and borders. Each individual flower lasts a very long time on the plant, and in the vase. Zinnias are edible, but have little flavor. The colorful flowers can make a pretty garnish to salads, desserts, cold drinks, or serving trays. (The flower's central disk, while edible, can be bitter.)

$2.29 750 mg (~60 seeds)

Botanical Name: Zinnia elegans

Family: Asteraceae

Native: Mexico

Hardiness: Frost-sensitive annual

Plant Dimensions: 24"–30" tall, about 12" wide

Variety Information: 3"–4" chartreuse flowers

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Summer to frost

Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Good for Containers, Heat Tolerant

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.

When to Start Inside: 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date. Transplant outdoors after last frost. Zinnias do not benefit from being sown early; wait for warmer weather

Days to Emerge: 3–10 days

Seed Depth: ¼"

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 12"

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

Harvesting: For longest vase life, harvest before small yellow flowers emerge between petals.

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Envy Zinnia Seeds Reviews

7 reviews

Love the Unusual Color!

4 out of 5 stars Sep 2, 2020
These are lovely zinnias. The chartreuse green actually goes with virtually any color you have in the garden. I planted them with black/blue salvia and pink portulaca. Beautiful! Very unusual, tall, profuse bloomer. Blooms are regular size - wish they were larger.
Nora Connors from OR

Beautiful garden addition

5 out of 5 stars Sep 30, 2020
I grew these green beauties next to a white variety of zinnia, hyacinth beans and purple hyssop. Grew about 3ft tall with numerous blooms to each plant. They made great addition to many cut flower bouquets.
Mary Seelen from MN

Review for Envy Zinnia Seeds

5 out of 5 stars Oct 29, 2020
Still growing and flowering!!
Brett Babbitt from TX

Envy Zinnia

5 out of 5 stars Oct 29, 2020
Easy to grow & great contrast with my other Zinnia's
Robert L. Garcia from CA

Adorable and such a refreshing color

5 out of 5 stars Nov 2, 2020
These provided a nice visual palate cleanser, look great in an arrangement, and did very well in our hot Texas summer. I'll purchase these again and highly recommend them.
Jennifer from TX

Envy Zinnias

3 out of 5 stars Nov 5, 2021
I would not consider these green. The drawing looks like green, mine were more yellow. Still pretty, but not green.
Keri from CO
Owner Response: Hi Keri, We describe these are chartreuse, a mix of yellow and green. We are glad you enjoyed them.

Envy ......Zinnia

3 out of 5 stars Sep 30, 2022
I loved these Zinnias, but mine were more a very pale yellow rather than green or even chartreuse. The blooms were 2" & seeds were easy to germinate.
Elaine from GA
Owner Response: Hi Elaine, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. A customer care representative will be in contact with you soon. Otherwise, we're glad you enjoyed this flower overall.

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