is an annual of the Composite family originally from Mexico. This is a sturdy, beautiful plant of strong stalks and firm inflorescences. The Zinnia blooms for a long time and is excellent for cutting and beds and borders. It wants nutritious soil in a sunny and warm place. Zinnia is affected by frost.
SOWING: Sow indoors in March 1½ cm deep and in Southern Sweden possibly outdoors in May, 20cm between the plants!
SEEDS: 170 seeds/g.