Low snapdragon "Antiquity" (mix) - Antirrhinum majus pumilum.
Universal variety: suitable for flower beds, carpet beds and containers.
Dwarf, compact plant up to 20 cm high with numerous shoots. Flowers of various variegated shades in dense inflorescences.
Blooms from mid-June to September.
The plant is light-loving, cold-resistant, tolerates frosts down to -1°C. It is not demanding on soils, but it grows better and blooms longer on fertile soils.
When growing seedlings, sowing is carried out at the end of February or in the first half of March in boxes. Seeds are lightly sprinkled with earth.
At a soil temperature of +15+20°C shoots appear on the 10-14th day. Seedlings dive twice. Seedlings are planted in May.
Can be sown directly in place in the second half of April.
Eng.: Garden snapdragon. Suom.: Leijonankita kääpio. Sven.: Lejongap.