Zinnia Seeds - Berry Tart Mix
- Seed Count: 10 Seeds
- Maturity Date: 70-90 days from planting
- Plant Type: Annual Flower
- Blossom Characteristics: Mixed berry shades, including deep reds, purples, and pinks
- Plant Height: 24-30 inches
- Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
- Ideal Conditions: Full sun, well-drained soil
- Special Features: Attracts butterflies and bees, excellent for cut flowers
History: The Berry Tart Mix is a stunning variety within the Zinnia family, known for its vibrant and diverse color palette reminiscent of a mix of summer berries. Zinnias, originally from Mexico and Central America, have been a beloved part of gardens worldwide for their bright colors and ease of growth. The Berry Tart Mix is a newer addition, bred for its unique color blend that adds a rich and warm tone to any garden setting.
Uses: This mix of zinnias is perfect for creating a vivid display in gardens, borders, and containers. The striking colors make them a favorite choice for cut flower arrangements, adding a burst of natural beauty to any space. Their ability to attract pollinators like butterflies and bees makes them a valuable addition to eco-friendly gardens and outdoor spaces focused on biodiversity.
Growing Habits & Planting Instructions: Berry Tart Mix Zinnias prefer a location with full sun and well-draining soil. These seeds can be sown directly into the garden after the last frost, or started indoors for early blooms. Plant them about 1/4 inch deep, spacing them roughly 12 inches apart to give each plant room to flourish. Regular watering, especially in dry conditions, and occasional deadheading will encourage continuous blooming throughout the season. These zinnias are relatively easy to care for and are resistant to most common garden pests and diseases, making them a great choice for gardeners at any experience level.