Benary's Giant Purple Zinnia is an exceptionally cheerful garden performer, sure to bring a smile! A tried and true cutting garden classic, Benary's Giant Purple Zinnia features showy 4" to 5" inch diameter, disk shaped, color saturated double blossom flowers. Flowers feature bright golden centers when fully open. Strong straight single stems grow 40" to 50" inches tall! A top quality cut flower production crop, this variety is recommended by the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers for their robust vigor, uniformity, productivity, and carefree cultivation across a range of growing zones and conditions. Zinnias are heat, drought, and deer resistant and flower over a long late spring into the early fall season. Low susceptibility to powdery mildew. This tender annual is easy to grow by direct sowing once the threat of frost has passed. A favorite for garden pollinators and people alike! Packet: 50 seeds.