Zinnia, Envy HEIRLOOM. 3" double and semi-double blooms look as sensational in the garden as they do in the vase. Can be sown directly in the garden after all chance of frost, or start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost for earlier bloom. This annual grows best in full sun in well-drained soil. lifecycle: Annual Uses: Beds, Borders, Cut Flowers Sun: Full Sun Height: 30 inches Spread: 12-14 inches Sowing Method: Direct Sow Bloom Duration: 12 weeks
Living Fence: Planted with living stems of willow ( length 2.5 m diameter > 1.5 cm) stem height 1.2 m diameter 20 cm - 2 rods per planting hole - a straight and a bent, alternately to the left once, the right once, bind joins with string or reeds etc. Bamboo can be used instead of willow - Just make sure it is quite dry.
Echinacea purpurea 'Razzmatazz'. This first-ever double coneflower boasts showy pink pompoms framed by deep magenta daisy petals. The fragrant 4-inch blooms on this reliable perennial are borne on long, sturdy stems and will last two weeks in a vase. Grows 35 inches tall and 18 to 24 inches wide. USDA Zones 3-9.