Zinnia elegans 'Benary's Giant Lime'
In this mix
|Sow Under Cover|
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Half-Hardy Annual
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- July - October (or until the first frosts); 12-14 weeks from sowing
- 90cm (36in)
- Common name
- Youth and Old Age
- Full Sun
- 30cm (12in)
- Zinnias are best sown April-May under cover in modules or gutters to avoid root disturbance. Harden off seedlings before planting out after the frosts. Pinch out tips as you plant. Direct sow late May, zinnias hate cold nights.
Very reliable, giant, green-flowered zinnia, which has superceded 'Envy' with better rain, heat and mildew resistance.
If you have ordered these seeds, we have had unforeseen delays and they will now be available mid March. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Water once a week and stake plants individually . Ensure good air circulation around plants and tidy up any dead or dying leaves to avoid botrytis. Picking or deadheading is necessary to prolong blooming and encourage branching.