Asarina Seeds - Climbing Snapdragon Flower Seed

Asarina Seeds - Rose

Flower Specifications

Season: Perennial

USDA Zones: 9 - 11

Height: 120 inches

Bloom Season: Early summer until fall

Bloom Color: Rose

Environment: Full sun to partial shade

Soil Type: Rich, well drained soil pH 6.0 - 7.0

Deer Resistant: Yes

House Plant: No

Latin Name: Asarina Scandens

Planting Directions

Temperature: 60 - 70F

Average Germ Time: 14 - 21 days

Light Required: Yes

Depth: Surface sow and lightly cover with 1/8 inch topsoil

Sowing Rate: 3 - 4 seeds per plant

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination

Plant Spacing: 12 inches

Climbing Snapdragon (Asarina Scandens Rose) - Start some Asarina seeds to grow a lovely vining tender-perennial. A member of the snapdragon family, Asarina Scandens is a vine that is delicate in appearance but can easily climb 10 feet. The foliage has soft emerald green, arrow-shaped leaves that are covered with tubular, trumpet-shaped blooms that are deep rose in color. The blooms cover the vine from summer until frost. Plant Climbing Snapdragon seeds in full sun to partial shade. Asarina performs well in hot and cool weather; however, it will only grow as a perennial in frost free zones so it is considered a tender-perennial. Climbing Snapdragon vines can provide an elegant screen for a sunny porch, beautify a garden fence, or give a stunning focal point in the landscape when grown on a trellis.