Recommended by the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers. High yield of long, sturdy stems with 4-6", fully double, dahlia-like blooms. Excellent vase life. Vigorous plants hold up well in summer heat and rain. Low susceptibility to powdery mildew. For ease of sowing, the Giant Series has a yellow, food-based coating. Certified organic growers please check suitability with your certifier. Ht. 40-50". Avg. 3,400 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.
Latin Name: Zinnia elagans
Days to Maturity or Bloom:
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Benary's Giant Zinnias
"A classic. The most productive, reliable, and lovely cut flower to grow."
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 3-5 days at 80-85°F (27-29°C)
SOWING: Transplant - Sow 4 weeks before last frost. Direct seed - After last frost.