Growing Zinnias - pinch out center stem when plants are 18 inches tall to encourage lower branching and longer stems
How to Grow Zinnias
General growing info. (Seed Saving: Zinnias will cross-pollinate. Gardeners should only grow one variety at a time to save pure seed, or isolate varieties by 1/4 mile.)
Zinnia Queen Red Lime by Erin Benzakein / Floret Flower Farm on Flickr....
An early summer border of mixed annuals and perennials, including zinnias, lillies, echinacea (coneflower), and sedge grasses, explodes with color at sunrise along the edge of a manicured residential backyard lawn near Seattle, with a white arbor in the soft focus background.
Best flowers for all-summer color! LOTS of blooms, great for cutting, easy to start!
My favorite flowers for a cutting garden! Easy to start, blooms all season long, great for cutting and filling your garden with color! Dahlia, zinnia, sunflower, daisy, and other hardy, low-maintenance plants with LOTS of flowers.
HAPPY ZINNEAS ~ CUTTING, CARE AND COLLECTING SEEDS
ZINNIAS- Cutting, care and collecting seeds for a summer of happy blooms every year! NOW IS THE TIME TO DO THIS!!!
Zinnias: How to Plant, Grow, and Care for Zinnia Flowers | The Old Farmer's Almanac