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botanical name:
Antirrhinum majus 'Chimes Bronze'
Antirrhinum majus 'Chimes Bronze' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Snapdragon
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.15m
width: 0.25m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 9 to 11
description:
Orange-red flowers with a yellow marking on the lower lip. Very dwarf and compact growing. Short-lived perennial, usually treated as an annual or biennial.

cultivation:
Best in fertile, sharply drained soils in full sun. Dislike winter wet. Dead-head regularly to prolong flowering season.

propagation:
Sow seed at about 16°C in late summer or early autumn, otherwise in early spring.

usage:
Cottage garden borders and edging, bedding schemes, containers.

other notes:
One of the Chimes Series cultivars.

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