Snapdragon

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    Snapdragon @ Kyoto Botanical Garden
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    Snapdragon @ Kyoto Botanical Garden
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    Snapdragon @ Kagiken
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    Snapdragon @ Hamanako Garden Park(Pacific Flora 2004)

Basic information

Flower Name
Snapdragon
Formal Name
Antirrhium majus
Alias
Snapdragon
Habitat
Southern Europe and North Africa's Mediterranean coast
Morph
annual grass

Comment

What is Snapdragon

Snapdragon (scientific name: Antirrhium majus) is a cold-resistant perennial plant (treated as a year-round on gardening) of the family Plantaginaceae native to Southern Europe and North Africa's Mediterranean coast. From Spring to early summer, extend a spiked inflorescences from the tip of the flower stalk and add many florets similar to goldfish. Generally planted in the garden, flower color has red, yellow, white, orange, peach color. For plant height, low to neutral for flower beds, high quality for cut flowers. There are Autumn Sowing, Spring Sowing, Promotion for Greenhouse, and it has been on the market for a long time. Clovenlip toadflax.

Common name: Snapdragon, scientific name: Antirrhium majus, aka: Snapdragon, Common snapdragon, Origin: Mediterranean coast of southern Europe to North Africa, Life type: Annual grasses / perennials, plant height: 15 to 30 cm (dwarf species) · 50 to 60 cm (neutral variety) · Flower color: red · peach · white · orange · yellow · multicolored, flowering period (90 to 150 cm (high variety variety), inflorescence type: ear inflorescence, flower head length: 10 to 30 cm, flower diameter: 3 to 6 cm : April to July (Autumn Sowing), August - September (Spring Rolls), Greenhouse Promotion Varieties.

Detailed information

Order
Lamiales
Family
Plantaginaceae
Genus
Antirrhinum
Species
A. majus
Flower language
graciousness (Jan 16, Jan 26, Feb 18, Jul 02, Jul 10)
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Galea
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
GardenCt flower・Flower arrangementPot flower
Color
Red, Pink, Violet, Orange, Yellow, White
Season
AprMayJunJulAugSep
Height
15 ~ 150 [cm]
Diameter
3 ~ 6

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