Climbing Snapdragon, Chikabiddy
Annuals, Perennials, Vines
Climbing, sprawling, or trailing tender perennials with twining stems and triangular to ovate leaves. Tubular flowers, borne singly in leaf axils, flare at the mouth like snapdragon (Antirrhinum, a close relative). Often grown as an annual; plants from early sowings will bloom in late spring and through the summer. Grow on a trellis, in window boxes or hanging baskets, or as groundcover. Need good drainage.Asarina antirrhiniflora
Grows 3–6 ft. tall, with 1-in., yellow throated flowers in lavender, violet, blue, and red. A mixed-color seed strain offers red-and-yellow or blue-and-white flowers.
The most treelike species, to 15 ft. tall and wide. Very large (15-in.) flowers are a peachy apricot c...
Native to Australia. Fast growth to 20–30 ft. Each leaf has five to seven oval, 1–2-in.-lo...
Grows 3–6 ft. tall, with 1-in., yellow throated flowers in lavender, violet, blue, and red. A mi...