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|1||Antirrhinum, Snapdragons (Red) - Plant|
|2||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Snapdragons are a particular favourite of children who like to pinch the tiny individual blossoms and make the "dragon mouth" open and close. Their large, blossom-laden flower heads are faintly fragrant and come in in a wide assortment of bright colours.
The vertical flower spikes, opening gradually from the bottom to the top, are available in two heights: dwarf varieties grow to about 10 inches while the taller types grow to a height of 18-24 inches. A variety that grows up to 5 feet has been developed, but it must be staked. A single snapdragon plant may produce seven or eight blossom spikes in the course of a summer.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Antirrhinum,snapdragon, Dog's Mouth, Lion's Mouth, Toad's Mouth ,dog flower.|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Height: 1.00 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 0.50 to 1.00 feet|
|Flower Colour ||it comes in many colors like Maroon, purple plus bicolor,white,red,yellow,pink,peach|
|Bloom Time ||April to frost|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy|
Planting and careIf insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide.
Snapdragons are very hardy. They can withstand a heavy frost. So, if your plant is still blooming in the fall, do not be too quick to clean up the flower garden.
It is usually grown as an annual. It is easily grown in moist, organically rich, well-drained soils in full sun. Avoid overhead watering. Start seeds indoors 6-10 weeks before last frost date or purchase starter plants. Set out plants/seedlings after last frost date.
Pinch stem tips of young plants to promote bushiness and prevent leggy growth. Deadhead spent flowers to prolong bloom. If flowering slows drastically after the first flush of bloom, consider cutting plants back hard and fertilizing. Snapdragons are inexpensive plants that are perhaps best repurchased each spring.
|Sunlight ||Full sun|
|Soil ||They will grow well in average soil. Soil should be well draining.|
|Temperature ||32F to 65F|
|Fertilizer ||Add a general purpose fertilizer before planting if the soil is poor. After the flowers have died off, cut the plant back to about six inches. Then add some general purpose fertilizer. This will promote new growth and a second bloom.|
Antirrhinum special feature
- Snapdragons produce multiple flowers on stalks and can range in height from 8 inches to greater than 3 feet
- They bloom profusely and come in many colours, mainly in pastel and bright shades, including white, pink, yellow, peach, orange, purple, bronze and two-tone flowers
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Antirrhinum?
Antirrhinum is commonly known as Antirrhinum,snapdragon, Dog's Mouth, Lion's Mouth, Toad's Mouth ,dog flower.
How tall do Antirrhinum grow?
On average Antirrhinum grows Height: 1.00 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 0.50 to 1.00 feet
What color are Antirrhinum?
A Antirrhinum plant bears flowers of color it comes in many colors like Maroon, purple plus bicolor,white,red,yellow,pink,peach
When Antirrhinum blooms?
With enough light, Antirrhinum may produce it comes in many colors like Maroon, purple plus bicolor,white,red,yellow,pink,peach flowers in April to frost
How hard is Antirrhinum to grow?
How much sunlight does a Antirrhinum need?
A Antirrhinum prefers Full sun
How much water does a Antirrhinum need?
A Antirrhinum prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Antirrhinum need?
A Antirrhinum prefers They will grow well in average soil. Soil should be well draining.
What temperature does a Antirrhinum like?
A Antirrhinum prefers 32F to 65F
How often should I fertilize my Antirrhinum?
To encourage Antirrhinum growth, Add a general purpose fertilizer before planting if the soil is poor. After the flowers have died off, cut the plant back to about six inches. Then add some general purpose fertilizer. This will promote new growth and a second bloom.
Thursday, 13 February 2020
Where did you get the round plant stands with the feet on them?
Thursday, 28 November 2019
can you supply marble or terracotta rectangular pot?
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Very nice plant to have.
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