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Antirrhinum majus 'Chantilly Pink' F1

This has open, strawberry-pink flowers, without the usual snapdragon double lip. Easy and super-reliable with a delicious scent and excellent vase life.
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50 seeds

5 seedlings

10 seedlings

5 jumbo seedlings (511253-SP05)

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Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Half-Hardy Annual
Position
Cutting Garden
Soil
Neutral - Alkaline
Flowers
June - October
Height
60cm (24in)
Group/Species
majus
Common name
Snapdragon
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Sow under cover in early spring, pot on and plant out after last frosts. Or sow September-October for overwintering indoors or planting in a very sheltered spot. Do not cover seed with compost. Thin to 30cm (12in)

Description

This has open, strawberry-pink flowers, without the usual Snapdragon double lip, easy and super-reliable and hardier than other Antirrhinum types, surviving the winter outside with us in Sussex. The Chantillys also have delicious scent and excellent vase life.

Care Tips

Choose a spot in full sun or light shade, ideally with moist but well-drained soil. For growing in pots, use as large a container as possible. Keep picking (not to the ground but to above a pair of leaves), and these will keep flowering.