Botanical Name: Zinnia elegans
Plant Dimensions: 3’–4′ tall
Variety Information: Flowers up to 6″ across include white, shades of red, orange, purple, pink, salmon and yellow.
Bloom Period: Summer to frost
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Deer Resistant, Cut Flower
When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.
When to Start Inside: 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date. Transplant outdoors after last frost. Zinnias do not benefit from being planted early; wait for warmer weather.
Days to Emerge: 3–10 Days
Seed Depth: ¼”
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 10″ – 12″
Thinning: When 2″ tall, thin to 1 every 10″ – 12″