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.
Learn to Grow Red Spider Zinnia
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.
Ratings & Reviews
The flowers on mine are very small
and each petal is thin. Not like the photo.
They get full sun and I've fertilized them.
They are tall...one is falling to the side.