Hidden Dragon Zinnia Seeds

Hidden Dragon Zinnia Seeds

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(P) Pkt of 50 seeds
Item # 51843-PK-P1
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$2.95
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Pack of 250
Item # 51843-PK-250
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$7.95
It is simply a must-have for the sunny annual bed and your best containers: beautiful, bicolor, double-flowered Hidden Dragon! This fantastic Zinnia fills any spot with rich, changeable color that begins showing less than 3 months after the seeds are sown. For quick coverage that just won't quit, rely on the most versatile Zinnia we have ever grown!

Most Zinnias are considered either landscaping types (such as Profusion) or cutting varieties (such as Park's Picks). But Hidden Dragon (and its partner, Crouching Dragon!) is more versatile: it looks terrific in the garden and keeps its healthy foliage right up to frost, yet is also ideal for the vase. Best of all, the flowers gradually acquire their double set of petals, so they spot several different looks as they mature. At any given moment, the newly-opened blooms will be single daisies, while others have an elegant ruff around their central cone, and the most "mature" will be full, petal-packed pompons!

These 3-inch blooms are gorgeous and long-lasting. Hidden Dragon sports deep red petals tipped in white, so the new blooms are nicely bicolored, while the fully double mature blooms have only peekaboo streaks of red visible among the froth of white tips! You'll love how the look and color pattern changes with each day of bloom -- and you can cut the flowers at any stage to preserve your favorite "look" for the vase!

Hidden Dragon is completely uniform in size and bloomtime. These plants reach about 2 feet high in full bloom, and spread a foot or so wide. They begin blooming just 9 to 12 weeks after sowing, and continue as long as the hot weather and regular watering keep coming. So easy, and such a long season of glory!

This beautiful Zinnia has been awarded a 2015 Fleuroselect Novelty Award, Europe's highest honor for flowers from seed. The judges felt that its earlier bloomtime, versatile landscape/cutting habit, and big lovely double blooms were absolutely unsurpassed, and we have to agree. For a big show, rely onHidden Dragon, with or without its Crouching Tiger!

Zinnias are among the easiest of all plants to grow from seed. Wait until the soil is warm to direct-sow the seeds into a sunny, well-drained garden spot or your best containers -- or, for an even quicker display, begin the seeds in the Bio Dome or seed flats in late winter, transplanting as soon as the seedlings have 2 sets of true leaves and the weather has warmed outdoors. Keep the plants watered, and make sure they get lots of sun. That's really all there is to it!

Review Summary
(Based on 2 Reviews)

Overall Rating: 5.0 / 5.0

Reviews

too many to chose from
Marybeth from FL wrote on April 04, 2018

almost all the seeds came up and Hidden Dragon are just beautiful. Multiple blooms on each plant and I have not even put them in the garden yet.

Easy to germinate
Jenny from PA wrote on March 26, 2018

These germinate and start growing quickly in seed flats by a sunny window.