Zinnia Giant Cactus Mix - McKenzie SeedsRegular price $2.09
Zinnia Giant Cactus Mix
- Zinnia elegans
- Pale shades of pink, yellow, orange and red
- Full Sun
- 5 to 7 days to germination
- July to frost blooming season
Giant Cactus Zinnias have giant, semi-double blooms 12.5-15 cm (5-6") across. The unique cactus petals roll under and twist to create a beautiful mass of eye-catching color in your garden.
400 milligrams / approximately 50-60 seeds
Plant directly outdoors once the danger of frost has passed or start indoors 4-6 weeks prior to last frost for earlier blooms. If starting early, give seeds the best start by using Jiffy seed starting products for optimal results.
- Plants do best in rich, well drained soil in full sun.
- Sow seeds 6 mm (1/4″) deep and 13 mm (1/2″) apart.
- Seeds germinate in 5-7 days.
It is better to water at the base of zinnia plants to avoid getting the foliage wet thus helping to prevent disease.
The first flower shoot can be pinched out to encourage the zinnia plant to bush out and produce and better display.