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  1. Karen - An artist's Garden
    June 6, 2011 @ 7:44 pm

    hummm – crochet or aligator wrestling – think I will go with the aligator wrestling, as I have tried them twice and failed, “Envy” is fab – but I only got one to flowering size last year, I blame the rain :)
    K

    • Ben
      June 7, 2011 @ 7:54 am

      I blame the boogie.
      B

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  3. Jason
    February 17, 2011 @ 5:35 pm

    My wife grows these as a cut flowers and they do look pretty spectacular, especially en masse. Zinnia elegans ‘Envy’ is a particularly nice variety with lime green flowers and, dare I say it, is more elegant and modern in look than some of the other varieties. It can be a bit harder to germinate but is well worth the care and attention.

    • Ben
      February 17, 2011 @ 6:05 pm

      ‘Envy’ it is then…I’ve bought five different types but missed out ‘Envy’…I shall source some…if it’s good enough for Florist in the Forest then it’s good enough for the Higgledy rabble…

      http://floristintheforest.blogspot.com/

      • Jason
        February 17, 2011 @ 10:52 pm

        I’ll tell the wife that, she’ll be pleased, though don’t blame her (or me for that matter!) if they don’t germinate!!