Zinnia California Giants HEIRLOOM Seeds

Zinnia California Giants HEIRLOOM Seeds

Zinnia elegans

Item #1047

Annual. Zinnias are a must for anyone wanting glorious, long-lasting colors throughout the garden as well as for cut flower arrangements. The more you cut, the more they bloom! Since 1926, 'California Giants' has delivered large blossoms on heat-loving, tall plants; stunning planted in mass. Each individual flower lasts a very long time on the plant, and in the vase. Attracts pollinators. Deer resistant.




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Annual

Full sun

Blooms summer
to fall

3'-5' 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: 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost. Transplant outdoors after last frost. Zinnias do not benefit from being planted early; wait for warmer weather.

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