Unique double-petal type snapdragon in a stunning apricot.
Also known as an azalea type, Madame Butterfly has double petals creating full, fluffy blooms with a Victorian look. Excellent cut flower.
Edible Flowers: The flowers are a colorful garnish for use in salads, desserts, and drinks. The flavor is floral and slightly bitter, so use sparingly and ensure that no contact has been made with chemicals or fresh manure or compost.
Growing and Harvest Information
Plant Type: Hardy Annual
Height: 75-90cm (30-36")
Sun: Full Sun
Sow: Indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.
Transplant: Harden off and transplant once the soil can be worked in the spring
Days to Maturity:100-120 days
Plant Spacing: 25-30cm (9-12")
Pinch: Yes, when 4-6" tall
Vase Life:7-10days, floral preservative is recommended
Potential Harvest Yield: 6-10stems per plant
Harvest Tips: Harvest whenflowers when €¦€œ to ½ of theflowers are open. Snapdragons are sensitive to ethylene andshouldbe kept separate from ethylene-producing fruit.
New 2021 inventory goes live on Monday December 28th at 12 noon ET.
We have heard and continue to read on social media sites, some concerns about seed availability in the North American context. Yes, volume of seed buying is up, but there doesn't seem to be evidence to support these concerns.
Stems 24 days of Giveaways has begun. To lighten the mood and freshen spirits as we move to 2021 we are doing 24 straight days of giveaways!! Each BLOG giveaway is open for 24 hours. One every day until December 24th.
We thank you for all your support this year and look forward to growing with you again next season.