(Zinnia elegans) Seed Savers Exchange created our very own zinnia mix with these proven varieties from Applewood Seed Company. Fast-growing plants reach 30-40″ tall and produce a plethora of long-blooming, 4-5″ flowers perfect for bouquets. Also excellent for drawing pollinators to your garden, zinnias especially appeal to butterflies. Annual. 60-70 days.
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.