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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
snapdragon 'Floral Showers Deep Bronze'
Antirrhinum can be annuals, perennials or sub-shrubs, with simple leaves and tubular, 2-lipped flowers which may be solitary or in terminal racemes, in summer and autumn
Floral Showers Series are very compact, dwarf snapdragons, to 20cm, early flowering with big flower spikes. 'Floral Showers Bronze' has rust-red flowers with a yellow throat and a slight fragrance
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
SoilSand, Chalk, Loam
Time to ultimate height
Grow in a sunny position in well-drained soil
Propagate by seed sown at 16-18°C in late summer, early autumn or early spring. Overwinter young plants under glass
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Deadhead to prolong the flowering display
Pests May be attacked by aphids
May suffer from powdery mildew. Has some resistance to antirrhinum rust
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