113 Zinnias, including 9 New
ART DECO Zinnia
Great Gatsby! These are huge 5″ blooms in bold shades of pink, lavender, red, and royal purple. They make dramatic, long-lasting cut flowers. Plants grow 2-3′ tall.
CREAMY YELLOW GIANT Zinnia
Single, semi-double and fully double, creamy-yellow 4-6″ flowers on 3′ tall plants. Creamy Yellow Giant zinnia produces plenty of garden color, and superb cut flowers.
ZINDERELLA LILAC Zinnia
Zinderellas are the first scabiosa-flowered zinnias offered in such unique shades. Stunning 2 ½″ crested blooms are in bright lilac tones with a dark eye. Flowers are outstanding additions to cut flower arrangements. Plants grow 24″ high. A Fleuroselect Novelty Award winner.
ZINDERELLA PEACH Zinnia
Zinderellas are the first scabiosa-flowered zinnias offered in such unique shades. Stunning 2 ½″ crested blooms are peachy salmon with a cream center, and a dark eye. Flowers are outstanding additions to cut flower arrangements. Plants grow to 2′ tall. A Fleuroselect Novelty Award winner.
CANDY MIX Zinnia
The 20-24″ tall plants freely produce 2-3″ wide scabiosa-type blooms in a wide range of colors, including shades of deep red, bright orange, yellow, bright pink, and white. Plants are easy to grow and long blooming. Cut flowers are uniquely beautiful.
SCABIOSA FLOWERED MIX Zinnia
This unique zinnia features beautiful, 2-3″ wide crested flowers which resemble scabiosas. They make outstanding cut flowers. Colors include pink, yellow, orange, cream and scarlet. About ⅓ of the flowers will be off-type. Plants grow to 2′ tall.
PURPLE PRINCE Zinnia
Brilliant rosy purple, 4-5″ semi-double to fully double, dahlia-type flowers. They are superb for cutting. The easy to grow, mildew resistant plants grow 2.5-3′ tall.
Bright 1.5-2″ button-type flowers in shades of lavender, rose, and white. They are excellent for cutting. Plants grow to 16″ tall.
Three to four inch chartreuse single, semi-double, and double blooms. They make outstanding cut flowers. Color is easy to blend into any bouquet. Envy zinnia performs best when planted in part shade. Grows 24-30″ tall.
UPROAR ROSE Zinnia
Perfectly-shaped 4-5″ wide, magenta-rose flowers with yellow halo centers. Plants are vigorous, healthy, uniform, and heavy blooming. Growth is to 30-36″ tall, branching with great freedom to 2′ wide. Incredible amounts of buds are produced, and the flowers are superb for cutting. Uproar Rose is an extraordinary zinnia; we have never seen tall zinnias show this much branching.
SUNBOW MIX Zinnia
Heavy flowering, 2.5-3′ tall plants are covered in neat, fully-double 1-2″ flowers from July until frost. Sunbow Mix zinnia includes blooms in shades of scarlet, golden yellow, pink, rose, purple, orange, and white. Flowers are perfectly formed, and held on long, strong, wiry stems. One of the best zinnias for cut flowers.
GIANT CACTUS ZINNIAS
Enormous double flowers with needle-like petals.
SUPER CACTUS LILAC EMPEROR Zinnia
Free-blooming 20-30″ tall plants produce huge fully double, 4-6″ wide cactus-type lilac colored flowers. Blooms are filled with masses of long, needle-like petals. They are superb cut flowers.
BURPEEANA GIANTS MIX Zinnia
Enormous fully double, cactus-type flowers in a wide range of vivid colors. Each bloom is filled with long, quilled, and ruffled petals. These amazing flowers can reach up to 6″ across. Blooms are breathtaking in arrangements. Heavy blooming, 2′ tall plants.
Impressive 5″ bright pink, fully double, cactus-type blooms with spidery petals. They are superb for cutting. The 3′ tall plants are branching, disease resistant, and easy to grow.
Spectacular 5″ wide, vivid orange, fully double, cactus-type blooms with spidery petals. They are amazing cut flowers. The branching, 3′ tall, 2′ wide plants, are disease resistant, and easy to grow.
Glowing salmon-pink 4″ double flowers with ruffled, ribbon-like petals. Blooms make an elegant statement in both the garden and vase. Senora zinnia grows 36″ tall, withstands heat beautifully, and blooms profusely midsummer to frost.
BENARY'S GIANT DAHLIA SERIESZinnia Seeds
Superb zinnias for cut flowers. Fully double blooms measure a whopping 4-6″ across. Plants are rain, heat and mildew resistant. Growth is vigorous to 3′ tall.
BENARY'S GIANT WINE Zinnia
Enormous double wine-red flowers.
BENARY'S GIANT GOLDEN YELLOW Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT PURPLE Zinnia
FORMULA MIX (Blue Point) Zinnia
Superb for cut flowers, Benary's Giant Mix produces fully double flowers a whopping 4-6″ across. This is a high performance blend of 12 Benary's Giant zinnia flower colors. Easy to grow, the vigorous, 3′ tall plants are rain, heat and mildew resistant.
BENARY'S GIANT LILAC Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT ORANGE Zinnia
Huge vibrant-orange flowers.
BENARY'S GIANT CARMINE ROSE Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT DEEP RED Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT SCARLET Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT BRIGHT PINK Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT CORAL Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT WHITE Zinnia
BENARY'S GIANT LIME Zinnia
The 3-4″ double chartreuse flowers are superb for cutting; they blend with almost any color, and are a jaw-dropping in mixed bouquets. Benary's Giant Lime zinnia is outstanding massed in the landscape. Easy to grow, plants are rain, heat, and mildew resistant. Somewhat shorter growing than other zinnias from the Benary's Giant series; plants grow 24-26″ tall.
BENARY'S GIANT SALMON ROSE Zinnia
Bold and bright, 3 ½″ magenta-purple double flowers lend regal flare to your sunny borders. The 30-36″ tall, particularly heat tolerant plants bloom over a long season. Flowers are held on long, strong stems. Tudor is an ideal zinnia for cutting.
STATE FAIR MIX Zinnia
State Fair Mix zinnia produces massive 4-6″ single and double blooms on tall, highly disease resistant, 3′ tall plants. Flower colors include salmon, orange, yellow, white, along with unique shades not found in any other zinnia variety. State Fair Mix zinnia is a striking addition to mixed borders. Plants will provide you loads of cut flowers all summer.
CANDY STRIPE MIX Zinnia
A cheerful, colorful heirloom zinnia with 4″ double, dahlia-type flowers. Candy Stripe Mix zinnia flowers are usually white (with some gold flowers speckled orange scarlet), and are striped and spotted in shades of pink, rose, and cherry red. They are excellent cut flowers. Plants grow 2-2.5′ tall. About ⅓ of the plants will produce off-type flowers.
POP ART GOLD & RED Zinnia
Large 2.5-3″ golden-yellow zinnias generously dappled in red. The 24-30″ tall plants are disease resistant. Pop Art Gold & Red is a modern masterpiece; shows equally well in beds, borders, or containers. Cut flowers are memorable. Pop Art Gold & Red is a Fleuroselect Novelty award winner.
POP ART GOLD RED & WHITE MIX Zinnia
Large 2.5-3″ gold or white blooms splashed in red. No two flowers are alike. The disease-resistant, easy-to-grow plants reach 2-3′ tall. Each color in Pop Art Gold Red & White Mix zinnia is a Fleuroselect Novelty award winner.
PEPPERMINT STICK Zinnia
Beautiful double blooms are striped and splotched in shades of cream, yellow, carmine, rosy-purple, orange, and scarlet. Flowers are terrific for cutting; no two blossoms look exactly alike. The 24-28″ tall plants are easy to grow, and heavy blooming.
An exciting mix of 3″ bicolor, dahlia-type blooms; they are deep rose pink with white petal tips, or bright scarlet with golden yellow petal tips. Flowers are excellent for cutting. Plants grow to 24″ tall.
Fully double 3″ bicolor scarlet-red blooms with petal tips dipped creamy white. They are beautiful cut flowers. Sturdy, branching plants grow 24-30″ tall. Mazurkia zinnia is a wonderful addition to your sunny borders and containers. A Fleuroselect Novelty Award winner.
Fully double 4″ yellow and red bicolor flowers are long-lasting cut. Plants are sturdy, healthy, and upright growing to 2′ tall. Plants flower early and often; Macarenia zinnias sizzle in containers, beds, or the landscape. A Fleuroselect Novelty Award winner.
OKLAHOMA SERIESZinnia Seeds
The 2″ double and semi-double flowers are held on exceptionally sturdy stems; Oklahoma zinnias make superb cut flowers. The 3′ tall plants show excellent disease resistance.
OKLAHOMA GOLDEN YELLOW Zinnia
OKLAHOMA WHITE Zinnia
OKLAHOMA SALMON Zinnia
OKLAHOMA SCARLET Zinnia
OKLAHOMA FORMULA MIX Zinnia
Flowers in clear shades of salmon, pink, carmine, scarlet, golden yellow, and white.
CITRUS COCKTAIL Zinnia
Enormous 4-5″, fully double white, golden-yellow, and orange flowers. The 3′ tall plants are vigorous and easy to grow. They resist rain, heat, and mildew.
SUN SERIESZinnia Seeds
Huge 5″ wide double, lavishly colored, non-fade flowers on long-blooming 2-2.5′ tall plants. They are outstanding for cutting. Because Sun series zinnia plants are uniform in growth, bloom freely, and are highly resistant to disease, they are among the best large flowered zinnias for massing. Performance is also great in containers.
SUN GOLD HYBRID Zinnia
The deep golden-yellow flowers of Sun Gold Hybrid zinnia grow up to 5″ across.
SUNSHINE HYBRID MIX Zinnia
A formulated mix of huge gold-yellow, deep cherry-red, red, and white flowers.
SUN CHERRY HYBRID Zinnia
Huge 5″ double, deep cherry-red flowers.
ORANGE KING Zinnia
Magnificent bold and bright, burnt-orange 4-5″ semi-double to fully double, dahlia-type blooms. Flowers are superb for cutting. Plants grow 2.5-3′ tall.
Glowing soft rose-colored flowers are dahlia-shaped, semi-double, and 4 to 5″ wide. Sturdy plants grow to 3.5′ high. Illumination zinnia is a beautiful addition to borders and cutting gardens.
VIOLET QUEEN Zinnia
Impressive semi-double blooms up to 6″ across. Flowers are a regal shade of violet, and many will have darker centers. Petals are flat, not curled, result is a more angular bloom. Violet Queen is a great zinnia for cutting.
Very large semi-double and fully double, rosy-lavender blooms that are excellent for cutting. Plants grow 3-3.5′ tall.
CANARY BIRD Zinnia
Brilliant canary-yellow, semi-double and fully double, 4-5″ dahlia-type blooms. Canary Bird zinnia will add pizazz to your borders and bouquets. Plants grow to 3-3.5′ tall.
GOLDEN STATE Zinnia
Semi-double to fully double, 4-5″ golden-orange, dahlia-type blooms. Flowers are held on long, strong stems and are excellent for cutting. Golden State zinnia grows 30-40″ tall.
Large orange blooms shimmer gold in sunlight. The 4″ flowers are semi-double, and fully double. Strong stems, unique color, and long vase life make Oriole zinnia a terrific cut flower. Plants grow 30-40″ tall.
POLAR BEAR Zinnia
Very large double and semi-double, bright-white flowers. Polar Bear zinnia is an extremely effective contrast plant; flowers paired with Polar Bear will appear extraordinarily vivid, in your garden or vase. Grows 30-40″ tall.
SCARLET FLAME Zinnia
Intense bright-red, large dahlia-type blooms. They are excellent cut flowers. The 30-40″ tall plants are vigorous, and heavy blooming.
DAHLIA FLOWERED FORMULA MIX Zinnia
A breathtaking formula mix of dahlia-type zinnias with blooms in shades of red, rose, scarlet, lavender, gold, yellow, salmon, orange, and pink. Flowers are fantastic cut. Dahlia Flowered Mix zinnia is a super showy border plant that grows 30-40″ tall.
A truly unique zinnia. The 4-5″, dahlia-type flowers open brilliant red, transition into rose red, and finish dusky pink. The 36″ tall plants bloom continuously throughout the season, provide elegant, cut flowers all summer.
Mexican Zinnias Zinnia haageana
Flowers are uniquely colored. Plants are highly resistant to heat and mildew.
AZTEC GOLD Zinnia
Fully double solid golden-yellow flowers. Aztec Gold zinnia plants are dwarf, compact, spreading, easy to grow, and highly resistant to powdery mildew. Bloom stretches from early summer to frost. Grows 7-11″ tall.
AZTEC ORANGE Zinnia
Aztec Orange zinnia is a flower powerhouse that never tires. Plants push out double, orange blooms for months, from the longest, hottest days of summer to the short, frosty days of autumn. Aztec Orange zinnia loves the heat, and is strongly resistant to powdery mildew. Growth is dwarf and spreading, to 7-11″ tall.
AZTEC BURGUNDY BICOLOUR Zinnia
Aztec Burgundy Bicolour zinnia is an ultra compact and spreading, 6-10″ tall zinnia that forms carpets of fully double, 2″ burgundy flowers tipped in cream. Plants are highly mildew resistant, and exceptionally heavy blooming. They present a continuous display of flowers from early summer until frost.
AZTEC RED BICOLOUR Zinnia
An ultra compact, spreading, 6-10″ tall zinnia. Plants are carpeted in fully double, 2″ bicolor flowers from early summer until frost. Aztec Red Bicolour zinnia is highly mildew resistant, and exceptionally heavy blooming.
AZTEC SUNSET Zinnia
An ultra compact and spreading, 6-10″ tall zinnia carpeted in double, 2″ bicolor blooms from early summer until frost. Aztec Sunset includes unique shades (e.g. pastel brown) not found in other zinnias. Plants are exceptionally heavy flowering, and show a strong resistance to powdery mildew. Winner of Dallas Arboretum's 'Flameproof' award (for its ability to thrive in Texas heat) and the Fleuroselect Gold Medal (Europe's top prize).
Soleado zinnias are covered in masses of jolly, bright, tricolor blooms from early summer until frost. Each orange and yellow flower petal is marked mahogany at the base. Blooms are long-lasting cut. Plants are upright growing and spreading, to 18-24″ tall and wide. Soleado zinnia is a Fleuroselect Approved Novelty.
Easy to grow and remarkably healthy, heat, drought and humidity resistant plants.
ZAHARA SERIES Zinnia Seeds Zinnia marylandica
Zahara series are premium, easy to grow, heat, drought, and humidity resistant zinnias. They grow 16-20″ tall, and are continuously covered in vibrant, 2 ½″ blooms throughout the season. These are tough plants, ideal for hot, sunny, dry areas in which conventional zinnias or vincas have previously failed. Zinnias in the Zahara series are highly resistant to mildew and leaf spot; they are impressive performers in the landscape, or containers. The Dallas Arboretum includes Zahara zinnias on their 'Flameproof' Plants list for their ability to grow and thrive in severe heat. A video of Zahara zinnias growing in the landscape.
ZAHARA DOUBLE YELLOW Zinnia
Zahara Double Yellow is covered in fully double, bright lemon-yellow, 2.5″ zinnias all season long. This is the first double yellow flower in the Zahara zinnia series. Plants are highly resistant to heat, drought, humidity, mildew and leaf spot. They are impressive performers in the landscape, or in containers. A 'Top Performer' at the 2015 Louisiana State University Field Trials.
ZAHARA XL PINK Zinnia
Bold-pink flowers cover the 2′ tall, 2′ wide plants. Zahara XL marks the next generation of Zahara zinnias; introduces increased vigor, and larger flowers into the Zahara series. Like all Zahara zinnias plants are disease resistant, easy to grow, and the perfect choice for the landscape. A top performer at the Penn State University Trial Gardens.
ZAHARA XL WHITE Zinnia
Pure white flowers on 2′ tall and 2′ wide, disease resistant, easy to grow plants. Blooms of Zahara XL zinnias are larger, plants are more vigorous, when compared to plants in the original Zahara series.
ZAHARA DOUBLE SALMON ROSE Zinnia
Double 2.5″, salmon-rose flowers are produced over a very long season. With remarkable resistance to hot weather, humidity, drought, leaf spot, and mildew, these 16-20″ tall plants can beat the heat.
ZAHARA RED Zinnia
Single 2.5″, ripe tomato-red flowers throughout the season. Easy to grow, heat, drought, and humidity resistant plants grow 16-20″ tall. Like all Zahara zinnias, it is an impressive performer in the landscape and containers.
ZAHARA RASPBERRY Zinnia
Dark-rose, 2.5″ flowers show undertones of purple. Easy to grow plants are mildew, leaf spot, heat, drought, and humidity resistant. Zahara Raspberry zinnia grows 16-20″ tall, and is continuously covered in bright-blossoms all season.
ZAHARA DOUBLE STRAWBERRY Zinnia
Brilliant double, fuchsia-colored flowers shade lighter in the center as blooms age.
ZAHARA STARLIGHT ROSE Zinnia
Rose and white bicolor flowers. Zahara Starlight Rose zinnia is an All-America Selections Winner.
ZAHARA BONFIRE MIX Zinnia
A vibrant mix of Zahara Scarlet, Zahara Fire, and Zahara Yellow zinnias.
ZAHARA YELLOW Zinnia
Zahara Yellow zinnia is continuously covered in vibrant-yellow, 2.5″ blooms throughout the season.
ZAHARA MIX Zinnia
A beautiful blend of the following zinnias: Zahara Coral Rose, Zahara Fire, Zahara Scarlet, Zahara Starlight Rose, and Zahara Yellow.
ZAHARA DOUBLE CHERRY Zinnia
Vibrant double, cherry-red flowers. Zahara Double Cherry zinnia is an All-America Selections Winner.
ZAHARA DOUBLE DUO MIX Zinnia
Vibrant double, 2.5″ flowers in shades of cherry red and scarlet orange.
ZAHARA RASPBERRY LEMONADE MIX Zinnia
A beautiful blend of coral, rose and white, and yellow flowers.
Available in 250 seed bulk packets.
ZAHARA CORAL ROSE Zinnia
Radiant, coral-rose flowers.
ZAHARA DOUBLE FIRE Zinnia
Dazzling double, scarlet-orange flowers. A Fleuroselect Gold Medal Winner (Europe's top prize), and an All-America Selections Winner.
ZAHARA SUNBURST Zinnia
Each vivid-yellow flower petal sports a fiery-red stripe that becomes more pronounced as the season progresses. A top performer at the Penn State University Trial Gardens, and a Fleuroselect Gold Medal Winner (Europe's top prize). Available in 250 seed bulk packets.
PROFUSION SERIES Zinnia Seeds Zinnia interspecific hybrid
Profusion series zinnias are a completely new kind of zinnia, featuring vivid 2″ flowers. They are excellent performers in borders or containers, and their effect is stunning when mass planted. Compact plants grow 12-15″ tall and wide, tolerate heat, humidity, drought, and powdery mildew. Profusion zinnias excelled in the extreme heat of the Dallas Arboretum's plant trials, winning its 'Flameproof' award.
PROFUSION DOUBLE FIRE Zinnia
Rich-orange, double flowers shade toward gold.
PROFUSION DOUBLE GOLDEN Zinnia
Double gold flowers shade toward orange.
PROFUSION DOUBLE HOT CHERRY Zinnia
Vivid 2″ double, hot cherry-colored flowers. Profusion Double Hot Cherry zinnia is an All America Selections Winner.
PROFUSION DOUBLE MIX Zinnia
A formulated mix of the following Profusion series zinnias: Profusion Double Cherry, Profusion Double Fire, Profusion Double Golden, and Profusion Double White.
PROFUSION DOUBLE DEEP SALMON Zinnia
Two inch double, deep-salmon flowers. Profusion Double Deep Salmon zinnia is an All America Selections Winner.
PROFUSION DOUBLE YELLOW Zinnia
PROFUSION DOUBLE WHITE Zinnia
PROFUSION FIRE Zinnia
Profusion Fire zinnia produces bright red-orange blooms. It is a superb addition to the Profusion series of zinnias.
PROFUSION SUNRISE MIX Zinnia
A lively blend of the following Profusion series zinnias: Profusion White, Profusion Yellow, and Profusion Fire.
PROFUSION DEEP APRICOT Zinnia
Dark apricot-orange flowers.
PROFUSION WHITE Zinnia
Pure-white, 2-3″ flowers.
PROFUSION 5 COLOR MIX Zinnia
A knockout mix of the following Profusion series varieties: Profusion Fire, Profusion White, Profusion Orange, Profusion Cherry, and Profusion Apricot.
PROFUSION DOUBLE CHERRY Zinnia
Double, cherry-orange flowers.
PROFUSION YELLOW Zinnia
PROFUSION CORAL PINK Zinnia
Coral-pink flowers with alluring, orange and salmon undertones.
PROFUSION CHERRY Zinnia
Bold cherry-red flowers. Profusion Cherry zinnia is an All America Selections Winner. It also won the Fleuroselect Gold Medal (Europe's top prize).
PROFUSION APRICOT Zinnia
Light-coral and terra-cotta colored flowers.
Short, compact, easy to grow zinnias with large flowers.
DREAMLAND SERIESZinnia Seeds
One hundred percent, fully-double, 4″, dahlia-like flowers on dwarf, compact plants. Dreamland series zinnias show excellent resistance to disease, and are superb garden performers. Plants grow 10-12″ tall.
DREAMLAND YELLOW Zinnia
DREAMLAND PINK Zinnia
DREAMLAND RED Zinnia
DREAMLAND MIX Zinnia
A formulated mix of all colors in the Dreamland zinnia series.
DREAMLAND ROSE Zinnia
MAGELLAN SERIESZinnia Seeds
Vibrant, fully-double, 4-5″ flowers cover sturdy, healthy, well-branched, 14″ tall plants. Magellan series zinnias begin blooming in as little as 6-8 weeks, then flower freely all summer. Truly outstanding garden performers, worthy of our highest recommendation, Magellan zinnias will liven up your patio pots, beds, and borders. Plants can be used in any sunny spot where an injection of easy-to-grow color would be welcome.
MAGELLAN MIX Zinnia
A magnificent blend of extra-large, fully-double zinnias, formulated from the following Magellan series varieties: Magellan Cherry, Magellan Coral, Magellan Ivory, Magellan Orange, Magellan Pink, Magellan Salmon, Magellan Scarlet and Magellan Yellow.
MAGELLAN IVORY Zinnia
Soft-ivory, fully-double flowers.
MAGELLAN ORANGE Zinnia
Electric-orange, fully-double flowers.
MAGELLAN SUNBURST MIX Zinnia
Designer mix of orange, scarlet and yellow, fully-double flowers.
Huge stunning, fully-double, 3-4″, bicolor blooms cover bushy 10-12″ tall plants. Flowers are superb for cutting. Swizzle zinnias look terrific edging driveways, paths or borders, and are equally good planted in patio containers, or window boxes.
SWIZZLE CHERRY AND IVORY Zinnia
Cherry-colored flower petals tipped in ivory.
SWIZZLE SCARLET AND YELLOW Zinnia
Scarlet flower petals, with yellow petal tips.
SHORT STUFF MIX Zinnia
Large, fully-double, 2.5-3″ flowers. The dwarf, 8-10″ tall plants are outstanding performers when massed in the garden. Or use Short Stuff Mix zinnias to brighten sunny patio containers. Colors include Short Stuff Cherry Shades, Short Stuff Coral, Short Stuff Deep Red, Short Stuff Gold, Short Stuff Orange, Short Stuff Scarlet, and Short Stuff White.
WHIRLIGIG MIX Zinnia
Whirligig’s vibrantly-colored, 3-4″, single to semi-double zinnias are reminiscent of pinwheels; flowers exhibit a diverse range of lively, multicolor combinations, and contrasting petal tips. Blooms are held on sturdy stems, when cut they add pizazz to your summer bouquets. Whirligig Mix zinnia grows to 24″ high, and 12″ wide.
ZINNITA MIX SERIES Zinnia
Mini zinnias covered in masses of fully-double, 1.5-2″ flowers in shades of orange, white, rose, scarlet, and yellow. Plants are well branched and globe shaped, grow to 8″ high and wide. Providing quick and easy color, Zinnita Mix zinnia is a top choice for beds, containers, or edging.
THUMBELINA MIX Zinnia
Masses of 1¼″, semi-double and single flowers in shades of orange, pink, red, purple, yellow, and white. The dwarf, 12-18″ tall plants can begin to flower at 3″ tall. Thumbelina Mix zinnia is a perfect choice for borders and containers.
How to Plant Zinnia Seeds
Plant zinnias: Sow zinnia seeds in cell packs or flats, press into soil and barely cover. Kept at 75°F., germination is in 1-2 weeks. Can direct sow zinnia seeds in rows, 6 seeds per foot after all danger of frost. Thin seedlings to 6-18″ apart.
Grow zinnias: Full sun. Zinnia plants are easy to grow and heat, drought, and deer resistant. Bloom is continuous over a very long summer and fall season. Zinnia flowers attract butterflies, are excellent for cutting.