Flower / Plant:

Common name: snapdragon. Scientific name: Antirrhinum majus. Family: Plantaginaceae. Genus: Antirrhinum. Bloom Time: summer.

The Latin name for snapdragon is Antirrhinum majus. Snapdragons are perennial plants. The vertical flower spikes, opening gradually from the bottom to the top, They are available in a range of heights: dwarf (6-8 inches), medium (15-30 inches) and tall (30-48 inches). Snapdragon flowers come in colours ranging from yellow, red, pink, orange, bronze, lavender and white.