Red Spider Zinnia
- Annual plants grow to 2 feet tall
- Bright red flowers
- Blooms mid-summer to late frost
- Good for garden borders
(Zinnia tenuiflora) Beautiful zinnia mentioned in botanical documents as early as 1801. Single spider-like, bright red, 1" flowers. Sturdy habit, blooms from mid-summer until frost. Annual, 2' 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.