Purple Prince has 4-5 inch wide flowers that are a medium purple. This species is native to Mexico, and plants are fast-growing and long-blooming. Zinnias are good cut flowers. In addition, they are excellent for pollinator plantings and are especially attractive to butterflies. Height: 30 - 40 inches. (approx. 100 seeds/pkt)
About- This beautiful, easy to grow, dahlia-flowered zinnia produces full, deep purple blooms that grow 3-5 inches in diameter and are supported by 30-36" long stems.
When and where to plant- Start indoors or direct sow, taking extra care if transplanting seedlings. Add compost in an area that is well draining as zinnias are susceptible to mildew.
Care and Harvest- Pinch plants when young to encourage longer stems. Water regularly at the base of the plant. Harvest as flower just begins to open to use as a cut flower.
Planting Depth- 1/4"
Days to Germination- 7-10
Plant Spacing- 6-8"
Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 100