Zinnia Persian Carpet


GENUS: Zinnia SPECIES: haageana


Heritage Status: Overseas
Number of Seeds: 40

Description:  Annual (60cm) Vege companion. I brought this seed back from Seed Savers Iowa USA in the 1990’s. It’s a stunning flower from summer to mid winter. It is a medium height 20-30cm with a wide variation of colours and intricate patterns just like a Persian carpet. Excellent cut flower.

Planting Instructions: Sow into trays late spring through to mid summer. Prick out when first leaves appear to 2.5 cm diagonal spacing, and transplant when 5-8 cm high at 30cm diagonal spacing. Self seeds well.