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Seed Saving FAQs How long can I store saved seeds? Zinnia seeds will remain viable for 5-6 years if stored properly. ... Can seeds be sown directly after saving for next year? ... Can you save zinnia seeds from cut flowers? ... How can seeds be tested to see if they're still viable? ...Do goldfinches eat Zinnia flowers?
American Goldfinch; they have beaks well suited to plucking petals to get to the seeds. And they will perch on flowers to get at them. They're attracted to neighborhood bird feeders, preferring thistle seed, but have developed a taste for many annual flower seeds as well, including your zinnias.