Snapdragon (Antirrhinum)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: Midgets, 6 - 48 inches, Medium, 15-30 inches, Tall, 30-48 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Pink
Purple
Red
White
Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Pollinators: Bumblebees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

another pretty cross pollinated self seeded volunteer variation f

This plant is tagged in:
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

Comments:
Posted by Skiekitty (Denver Metro - Zone 5a) on Jun 4, 2014 9:06 AM

This is an interesting plant. I bought it as an annual and it keeps coming back year after year after year. I doubt that it's seedlings, as this year it's blooming a totally different color. Last year it bloomed a deep vibrant magenta, and now it's a reddish orange.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

Plant Events from our members
MrsBinWY On December 2, 2017 Seeds sown
Experiment: Eight (8) 2.25" pots in garden hoop, seeds from 2017G. All went to 5-12-18 Plant Sale as starter plants. Probably won't bother with them again, though.
piksihk On February 18, 2019 Bloomed
HW this is the 3rd yr;
piksihk On October 15, 2018 Bloomed
HW blooms throughout summer -
piksihk On February 9, 2018 Seeds sown
WG - dwarf unknown variety 2013
2011
» Post your own event for this plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Trouble w/ dragonsnaps by greenhouse_7 Apr 12, 2019 6:46 AM 3
2019 Indoor Seed Starts by Lily_Lover Apr 3, 2019 11:29 AM 24
Banner for November 6, 2018 by plantmanager by plantmanager Nov 10, 2018 9:58 AM 20
Colourful winter foliage by Aphria Oct 24, 2018 10:09 AM 15
Silene coeli-rosa 'Blue Angel' by Bluespiral Oct 14, 2018 8:08 AM 0
Need help by msara13 Feb 13, 2018 6:03 PM 2
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
Purple flower plant ID by Kodiewithak Jun 5, 2017 12:14 PM 3
Three different plants I can't identify...weed or keep? by ktmeeks May 24, 2017 1:32 PM 5

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by dirtdorphins and is called "might be my favorite crocus"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.