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
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Pollinators: Bumblebees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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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.

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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
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