Plant care best practices
Zinnia flower plant is a native of the American continent. These are hardy plants and can survive without water for many days. This makes these plants very good for the gardens. They grow small to about 4 feet max and almost 2 feet spread. For soil they need a well drained one. Too much water or water stagnation can cause root rot. They love to be in full sun. So a garden or rooftop is best for these plants. They do not need much water. Once every week just to moist the soil. The plant needs very less care once established and keeps on giving bright color flowers. The plants can survive in warm weather. They are also disease resistant in most cases.
|Pot size||5 inches|
|Plant height||0.5 feet|
|Plant spread||0.5 feet|
Once received, please unpack and water the plant. Keep it in a place with mild sunlight and open air. Keep on watering the plant before transferring it to some other location.
Planting medium needs
A soil mix which will allow excess water to drain off. The soil should hold some water. Too much water should not be allowed to be held. When it has to be planted in the garden, dig a pit and mix well with organic nutrients. Plant it with the soil mould.
Once every week.
Once every month with organic fertilizers. Once can dig the soil and then apply fertilisers by mixing in water.
Wilted leaves : Irrigation frequency can be a problem. Give proper amounts of water to the plant
Root rot : Too much water stagnation. Keep the soil well drained.