Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Antirrhinum majus

Scientific Name: Antirrhinum majus
Common Name: Snapdragon, Bunny Rabbit or Bear's Mouth
Family Name: Scrophulariaceae
Origin: Spain, the Mediterranean region, Italy and North Africa


Water: High
Light: Partial sun
Soil: Well drained


Form: Prostrate, upright
Plant Uses: Flower plant, specimen
Special Features: The plant has dwarf and tall varieties. Squeeze both sides of the flower and it will open up, resembling a mouth opening wide and showing 'teeth' and 'throat'.

More pictures

More information on how to grow the plant, click here

No comments :

Post a Comment

Share your thoughts about this plant here :-D You may include your experiences/tips to grow it successfully.