Angelonia angustifolia

Botanical Name: Angelonia angustifolia

Phonetic: an-gel-OH-knee-uh an-GUST-i-foal-ee-uh

Common Name(s): Angelonia/Summer Snapdragon

Family: Plataginaceae
Origin: Mexico, West Indies
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple, oblong to lanceolate, toothed margins                                  
Leaf Color: Green leaves
Texture: Medium
Density: Dense
Bloom Season: Summer/June to September
Flower Color(s): Deep mauve to violet, withe, pink, bicolors

Exposure: Full sun
USDA: 9-11
Growth Rate:                                              
Height: 1-1.5 Feet
Spread: 0.75-1 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium/2
Soil: Moist fertile soils, good drainage
Pest: Aphids, powdery mildew, white flies
Features: Low maintenance, showy flowers, fragrant, drought tolerant, bushy tropical perennial
Uses: Annual, containers, beds, massing, borders

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