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Planting snapdragon jumbo seedlings

amberspyamberspy Posts: 382
I got 5 Chantilly White jumbo seedlings to plant out 
I’ve a space in back border 
do I plant all five together 
and does one seedlings mean one flower ,u can tell I’ve not brought jumbo seedlings before 🤣
I take these only last one summer 


  • B3B3 Posts: 27,315
    One seedling. One plant with several flowers. Sometimes they survive the winter but not often and sometimes they self seed.
    I would plant them in a group with about 6-8 inches between them.
    Before you plant them, see if there is what looks like a teabag around the roots. Tease it off gently if you can without damaging the roots. If you can't get it iff, damage the bag as much as you can. This will allow the roots to escape.
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • amberspyamberspy Posts: 382
    great I do that 😊
    that’s ok if they don’t come up next year as sort of changed my mind about them 
    so next year looking for something more modern than them 
    but white and tallish 
  • B3B3 Posts: 27,315
    Well, you never know, you may grow to love them😊
    Keep them watered and dead-headed and they will flower for longer
    In London. Keen but lazy.
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