Asarina Seeds - Violet
USDA Zones: 9 - 11
Height: 120 inches
Bloom Season: Early summer until fall
Bloom Color: Violet
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
Climbing Snapdragon (Asarina Scandens Violet) - Add this spectacular vine to the garden by starting Asarina seeds! Snapdragon Vine, also known as twining or Climbing Snapdragon, produces attractive lime green leaves and masses of stunning, violet colored, trumpet-shaped flowers from summer until frost season begins.
Excellent ground cover
In addition to climbing, this vine is an excellent choice to grow as a ground cover, in a hanging basket or for covering fences and trellises.
Asarina seed | violet
How to grow
The Climbing Snapdragon seeds can be started directly outside but have a structure ready for it to climb. Asarina seeds should be surface sown and kept moist until germination occurs.
Asarina Scandens flowers usually appear within 3 months after starting the flower seed. Climbing Snapdragon requires a moist, well-drained site in full sun to partial shade.
- Sowing Rate: 3 - 4 seeds per plant
- Average Germ Time: 14 - 21 days
- Keep moist until germination
- Attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds
- Depth: Surface sow and cover lightly with 1/8 inch topsoil
Asarina Scandens will remain evergreen. In cold climates, the plants will die down in winter, but will often re-shoot the following spring.
- Height: 120 inches
- USDA Zones: 9 - 11
- Season: Perennial
- Deer Resistant: No