• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

Angelonia

Botanical Name
Angelonia angustifolia
Min Zone
9
Max Zone
11
Height
12 to 24 inches
Width
9 to 18 inches
Flowers
Spring through frost: white, pink, blue, bicolor
Light
Full sun
Soil
Moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Plant hardened-off transplants in the garden after the soil has warmed and all danger of frost has passed
  • Space plants 9 to 12 inches apart
  • Apply a slow release fertilizer at planting
  • Water new plants enough to keep the sorrounding soil moist, once established, water thoroughly and only when the top few inches of soil are crumbling and starting to dry
  • Taller varieties can be cut back mid-season to promote fuller growth
Problems
None serious
Varieties
  • Angelface Series - larger flowers, good heat tolerance, 18 to 24 inches
  • Serena Series - compact, 10 to 14 inches
  • Angelmist Series - 14 to 24 inches tall by 10 to 14 inches wide
  • Serenita Series - good drought and heat tolerance; rose, lavender, purple and white blooms; Serenita Pink is AAS Winner

Related Content

Upcoming Appearances


April 21, 2021
Plant a Landscape that
Makes a Difference

Webinar

May 5, 2021
Tomatoes: Maximize Your Harvest & Minimize Insects & Disease
Webinar

May 12, 2021
Top Plants for Rain Gardens, Water Gardens & Shoreline Gardens
+ Those to Avoid

Webinar

May 13, 2021
Planting Your Rain Garden
Webinar

May 16, 2021
Perennials for Challenging
Growing Conditions

Webinar

June 3, 2021
Creative Container Gardening
Webinar

Register today! Plus, watch Melinda's past webinars ON DEMAND
for a limited time.

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Win Plantskydd Animal Repellent package

ENTER NOW