Antirrhinum majus 'Bizarre Hybrids'

Stylish and unusual, like Venetian marbled paper. I love to scatter the odd flower stem of this in with the rich 'Liberty Classic Crimson', or arrange as a single stem. More
300 seeds 030120 £1.95 In stock
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Stylish and unusual, like Venetian marbled paper. I love to scatter the odd flower stem of this in with the rich 'Liberty Classic Crimson', or arrange as a single stem.

These snapdragons can be various colours, but all have a degree of mottling on them.

Genus Antirrhinum
Group/Species majus
Variety Bizarre Hybrids
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Snapdragon
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 50cm (20in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover in early spring, pot on and plant out after last frosts. Or sow September-October for planting in a very sheltered spot. Do not cover seed with compost. Snapdragons can take longer to germinate and be slow to grow - for best results sow these half-hardies in early March.
Care Tips This can be grown in container pots, and may need staking.
Flowering June - October
Vase Life They should last 7-10 days in the vase.
Harvesting Flower production: 3 months.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Antirrhinum majus 'Bizarre Hybrids' reviews

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Carolyn

Similar to nicotiana - very slow to germinate and never got big enough to plant out.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Annie

Very poor rate of germination <10%

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Chloe

The seeds are yet to appear but I have high hopes for them

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Gabrielle

Not one stripe on any of the flowers

Mixed co!ours, my fault for not reading full description!

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Reviewed 3rd July 2018 by Deb Patrick

These seeds germinated well and I have many plants as a result. They have just started flowering, and they vary widely both in co!our and degree of mottling; some are plain colours mostly fushia and yellow, which if you plant in specific colour blocks like me is a bit of a problem!