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Snapdragon

Botanical Name
Antirrhinum majus
Hardiness
Hardy annual, tender perennial
Height
6 to 48 inches
Flowers
Summer thru frost: white, yellow, bronze, purple, pink, red
Light
Part to full sun
Soil
Moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Space smaller varieties 6 inches apart, medium varieties 8 inches apart, taller varieties 10 to 12 inches apart
  • Taller varieties require staking
  • Frost tolerant
  • Stalls in heat
Problems
Aphids, mites, rust
Varieties
  • Floral Carpet & Floral Showers - dwarf varieties, 8-10"
  • Sonnet Series - 22", free flowering, wet tolerant, no staking, good cutflower
  • Bell - 8-10", heat tolerant

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