Zinnia Cactus Flowered Mix Zinnia Elegans is an annual plant native to Mexico, and with the development of hybrids, zinnias have gained in beauty as well as garden performance. Zinnia Cactus seeds can be started directly outdoors in spring, and Zinnia Elegans Cactus features foliage with dark-green leaves on very sturdy flower stems and blooms with extra large, 4-5 inches across, semi-double flowers that come in many shades of yellow, orange, red, rose, pink, salmon, and white. The blooming Zinnia Cactus attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.
Zinnia Cactus Flowered Mix is a superb flower for growing in cutting gardens as well as background or border plantings, and this Zinnia is a favorite flower of gardeners around the world as a traditional annual plant for flower beds. Zinnia Elegans seeds germinate fast, and established Zinnia Cactus prefers to grow in full sun and well-drained soil. Zinnia flowers can be cut for bouquets numerous times during blooming period, and flowers will come again, producing continuously from early summer until first frost. The more you cut Zinnias, the more they bloom.
Height: 30-40 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Soil Type: Rich/Average/Dry/Medium/Moist well-drained, pH 6.1-7.8
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (4-6 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: 1/8 Inch
Germination Time: 7-14 Days