Snapdragon (Antirrhinum Majus Tall Carmine) 1000 seeds (#2024)
About the product
Attractive long-flowering annual plant 100-120 cm high with carmine flowers gathered in clusters. Blooms until the first frost.
Perfect for tall flower borders, in groups. Cut flowers remain fresh in a vase for a long time.
Requires a sunny position and moderately rich soil.
Approximately 1000 seeds in 0.5g packet.
Genus - Antirrhinum
Species - Majus
Variety - Tall Carmine
Common name - Snapdragon
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 9
Height - 1 - 1,20 m
Spread - 0,30 m
Plant type - Annual
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Alkaline, neutral (pH 6,0 - 7,3)
Soil type - Rich, moist
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - Mixed flower and rock gardens, containers
Bloom season - June - October
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Dark carmine
Sow inside in pots from February to April in trays of seed compost.
Sow thinly, cover with 5 mm of compost. Firm gently and keep moist.
Cover tray with glass, polythene or propagator lid. Keep at approx. +15-+20C.
Remove cover then seedlings appear.