Zinnia Canary Bird

Zinnia Canary Bird - Seeds & Bulbs

Zinnia Canary Bird
(Zinnia elegans)

These large (4 to 5 inch) brilliant yellow flowers on three foot tall plants make for quite a show! They will bloom through a long, hot summer without wilting. They are excellent for large pots. Plants are susceptibel to mildew in humid climates.

Average Count: 200 seeds

Flower Type: Annual
Bloom Time: Summer to Fall
Height: 2' - 3'
Exposure: Full Sun

When to Sow Outside: Late spring - two weeks after last frost
When to Sow Inside: Six weeks before last frost. Best sown outside.
Seed Depth: 1/4 inch
Seed Spacing: 2 inches
Days to Emerge: 3 - 6
Thinning: When 1" tall thin to 1' apart

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