Zinnia Thumbelina HEIRLOOM Seeds

Zinnia Thumbelina HEIRLOOM Seeds

Zinnia elegans

Item #1048

Annual. Thumbelina is destined to be the darling of your garden! This charming variety may be shorter, but still produces an abundance of cheerful blossoms in a wide range of colors. Zinnias thrive in heat, bloom all season, and are very easy to grow. Each individual flower lasts a very long time on the plant or in a vase. Attracts pollinators.




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Annual

Full sun

Blooms summer
to fall

10"-16" tall

Days to Emerge:
3-10 days

Seed Depth:
1/4"

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 8"

Thinning:
When 2" tall,
thin to 1
every 8"


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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