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Snapdragon 'La Bella Purple'

Antirrhinum majus

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La Bella Purple is a popular variety of Snapdragon, which belongs to the Antirrhinum genus (Antirrhinum majus 'La Bella Purple'). This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. La Bella Purple is known for growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (1.46 feet).

As La Bella Purple Snapdragon is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about La Bella Purple have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow La Bella Purple

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that La Bella Purple is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with La Bella Purple are Zone 4 and Zone 11. Ensure your soil is loamy and has a ph of between 6.1 and 6.5 as Snapdragon is a weakly acidic soil loving plant.

Growing La Bella Purple from seed

Ensure a distance of 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.0 inches (0.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 13°C / 55°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing La Bella Purple about 56 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting La Bella Purple

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as La Bella Purple is a hardy plant.

Harvesting La Bella Purple

Snapdragon La Bella Purple Etymology

Bella means beautiful.2