Grow Great Zinnias – Floret Flowers

Learn all about these easy-to-grow flowers

Spending time in the greenhouse and the garden has been incredibly grounding lately. We just finished sowing dozens of different varieties of tender annuals, including a ton of new celosia, cosmos, nasturtiums, and strawflowers. Envisioning all the beauty that will eventually bloom in the field later this year has been so helpful. One of the varieties I can’t wait to welcome back is a staple of the cut flower garden: zinnias.

Zinnias are one of the easiest cut flowers to cultivate, which makes them a perfect first crop for beginning growers. They are reliable and prolific, and they come in a rainbow of colors. These cheerful blooms are a must-grow for any flower lover.

The basics of growing zinnias from seed
The best varieties for cut flower production
How to space and support plants for long, strong stems
Harvesting techniques, post-harvest tips, and more

Zinnias are one of the easiest cut flowers to grow. These reliable, prolific blooms are a perfect crop for beginning gardeners and farmers.

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