Flower, Benary's Giant Zinnia

Zinnia elegans
$5.00
SKU: 0841 P100
  • Annual plants grow to 3-4 feet tall
  • Double blossoms grow to 4-5 inches across
  • Wide variety of colors
  • Long stems make for a great cut flower

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(Zinnia elegans) Beautiful large-flowered strain of zinnia from Ernst Benary, one of the oldest German seed companies (founded in Erfurt in 1843). Fully double blossoms are 4-5" across and come in a wide array of colors. Magnificent when in bloom. Long stems are ideal for cutting. Annual, 3-4' tall.

Direct Seed: 1/8" Deep

Germination: 5-24 Days

Thin: 10-12" Apart

Light: Full Sun

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors after last frost. Zinnias prefer well-drained average soil. Water regularly, keeping leaves dry. Remove spent blossoms frequently to prolong blooming. There may be a coating on this seed which is made entirely of food grade components, used for the purpose of visibility during the sowing process.