Zinnia - Dahlia Flowered CA Mix - Zinnia elegans
Annual Open Pollinated. Brilliant cut flower mix in shades of orange, purple, red, white, and yellow. Large, 4-5" blooms on strong stems make this mix perfect for the cut flower gardener. Very easy to grow, and adds a rainbow of color to any planting. Grows wild in Mexico, and is best direct seeded. Thin to 12" apart. Deadhead spent flowers to prolong bloom season.
Flowers: Good cut flower. Blooms summer to fall
Attracts: Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies, and beneficial insects
Soil: Adaptable to various soil types, but needs good drainage
USDA Zone: 3-10
Plant In: Spring
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Days to Germinate: 7-15 Days
Height At Maturity: 2'-3'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Annual for Garden and Naturalizing Zinnia elegans Height: 31-39 Bloom Season: Summer/Fall Seeding Rate: Use 125 seeds/sq ft (~300 seeds/pack)