Plant Care Antirrhinum Majus
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Antirrhinum Majus

4.9 out of 5 (7 experiences)

Antirrhinum Majus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Antirrhinum Majus has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as

Common snapdragon, Common snapdragon and Garden Snapdragon

Taxonomy

Antirrhinum majus
Antirrhinum
Plantaginaceae
Lamiales

How to care for Antirrhinum Majus

Water

How often to water your Antirrhinum Majus

Water needs for Antirrhinum Majus
0.5 cups
every 9

Antirrhinum Majus needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Antirrhinum Majus

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Common snapdragon in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Antirrhinum Majus: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Antirrhinum Majus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Antirrhinum Majus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Antirrhinum Majus in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Antirrhinum Majus

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Antirrhinum Majus: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Antirrhinum Majus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Antirrhinum Majus is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Antirrhinum Majus

Antirrhinum Majus

Antirrhinum Majus


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Antirrhinum Majus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 7
Antirrhinum Majus has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 7
Antirrhinum Majus has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 6
Antirrhinum Majus has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 4
Antirrhinum Majus has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 3
Antirrhinum Majus has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Antirrhinum Majus has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Oceansleeper avatar
@Oceansleeper
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 98 XP
globe Stockton, California
05/31/2021

Gorgeous colors! 🧡💛💜💙💚❤️

Blooms easily Blooms easily
Survivor Survivor
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Pest magnet Pest magnet
Fast grower Fast grower
Natalieellen33 avatar
@Natalieellen33
leaf-1 10 Plants
xp 274 XP
globe Elizabethtown, Kentucky
05/17/2021

Loveeee

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Blooms easily Blooms easily

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