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SKU: F 158-100g
Stock: In Stock

Family: Plantaginaceae
Characteristics: Perennial, often grown as an annual 24-60 cm

Seed per packet: Approx. 1000
Seed per gram:  Approx. 7000

$126.70 AUD Excl. GST

Snapdragon is a plant typically grown annually in colder climates but is a tender perennial.
This semi-dwarf variety produces large, ruffled blooms in various colours, including pink, purple, red, yellow, white, and flowers throughout the summer.

It can be used in old-fashioned gardens, borders, and containers and is also an excellent choice as a cut flower. To prolong the blooming time, removing the spent flowers is recommended. Snapdragons attract bees and other beneficial insects for pollination.

Antirrhinum majus originates from southern-central France and the eastern Pyrenees to north-eastern Spain and the Balearic Islands.

Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in an open sunny position.

Snapdragon can be grown throughout the year in most Australian climates. Avoid sowing in the hottest and coldest months.

Tropical: Autumn to Early Spring. 
Temperate: Autumn or Early Spring to Early Summer.
Cold: Spring to Autumn

Sow on the surface and cover very lightly; do not bury deeply. Sow directly in the garden or trays and transplant when large enough to handle.
For a mass planting effect, scatter over a weed-free area and rake over very lightly. 

The optimum time to sow the seed is when the soil temperature is 18-24°C 
Germination: 10-14 days

Plant space: 35 cm
Flowering: 26 weeks

*Please note:

  • Please do not be too hasty to discard seeds that do not germinate; seeds will often lay dormant until the conditions are similar to their natural germination requirements.
  • As with all seeds, they must have adequate water to keep them moist but not too wet
  • These growth notes are provided as guidance only and do not guarantee successful germination.

If you are uncertain about the requirements for importing seeds into your country, do not hesitate to contact our Export Manager at Australian Seed.

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