Zinnias are easily grown in humusy, evenly moist, well-drained soils in full sun. They feature continuous summer to fall bloom in cool summer climates, but may slow down some at the peak of summer. Good cut flower. Start indoors 4-6 wks before last frost or direct sow after last frost.
Zinnia elegans, Common Zinnia (mixed colors)
Height 1-4'. Spread 0.75-1'. Multi-colored blooms June to frost. Direct sow or start indoors. Germination: No pre-treatment.