Like to grow splash of colors & heavy blooms in Pot ? Try Zinnia in summer

Looking for easy to grow, bright colors & heavy blooms ? Grow Zinnia in Pot

Zinnias are one of the easiest annuals to grow, grow quickly, and bloom heavily. They make a massive burst of color in your garden.

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Zinnias have bright, solitary, daisy-like flowerheads on a single, erect stem. Zinnias are undemanding annuals that simply need full sun, warmth, and well-drained soil rich in organic matter.

Zinnias come in every eye-catching hue except true blue, so you can match them with your favorite perennial or annual flowers, foliage plants, and herbs.

Special Features:

  • Attract birds and butterflies to your yard.
  • Blooms heavily

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Planting:

  • Zinnias are grown from seed; they grow very quickly in the right conditions. Zinnias do not like to be transplanted.
  • Full sun is essential wiht a minimum daylight temperature of 60 degrees F.
  • Zinnias are adaptable but prefer fertile, humus-rich, well drained soil at pH preference 5.5 - 7.5.
  • If soil is amended with compost, the flowers will grow more quickly.
  • Sow seeds ΒΌ-inch deep.
  • Space plants 4 to 24 inches apart depending on variety. (Many common varieties are 6 inches within the row and 2 feet in between rows.) See back of seed package.
  • Germination occurs at 74 to 80 degrees F in 5 to 76 days.
  • Sow in succession for a longer flowering display.

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Care:

  • Deadhead to prolong flowering.
  • Maintain moderate soil moisture and fertilize lightly.
  • Zinnias will die with the first frost.

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In general use a soil-based compost placed over a generous layer of drainage material such as earthenware crocks, pebbles or gravel. Water and feed regularly, especially while plants are bearing flowers and fruit, when a high-potash fertilizer is recommended.


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