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How to Grow Zinnias in Containers

Jim, the Photographer

Zinnias grow in all parts of the United States and bloom with flowers of different sizes, a variety of shapes, and an assortment of colors. Growing them in containers is easy even for beginners, needing only a little effort at the start and some weekly maintenance throughout the rest of the year. Zinnias are easy to start from seed: cover them with mix to a depth of about 1/4 inch and keep them lightly moist until seedlings sprout. Keep the