Zinnia Envy HEIRLOOM Seeds

Zinnia Envy HEIRLOOM Seeds

Zinnia elegans

Item #1102

Annual. Your neighbors will be “green” with envy when they see this truly unusual flower in your garden. Use the 3" - 4" wide 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.




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: 6 weeks before average last frost. Transplant outdoors after last frost. Zinnias do not benefit from being planted early; they wait for warmer weather.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford



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