|Scientific Name||Antirrhinum majus|
|Growth Form||A short-lived perennial grown as an annual. |
Loose and open growth habit, unless pinched to be compact a
nd staked for regular cutting of straight upright spikes.
Foliage color is dark green with medium texture.
|Mature Size||Height: 1′ to 3.5′ Width: 1′ to 1.5′|
ingle colored or bi-colored,some with mottled coloration.
Bloom time: Mid-Late Summer, Early-mid Fall.
|Hardiness||All Zones. Can be overwintered with protection in Zone 5 to 7. |
Tolerates frost and grow best in cool weather.
|Sun Requirements||Part shade/Part Sun|
|Water Requirements||Regular watering (1″ per week). |
Allow soil to become relatively dry between each watering bur avoid wilting.
|Soil Requirements||Requires well drained soil. |
Prefers light soil, high in organic matter.
|Other Info||Deer resistant, |
not native to North America, native to Mediterranean.
Good Cut Flowers especially the Rocket Series.