Angelface® Cascade Blue Summer Snapdragon Angelonia hybrid
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
FeaturesFANCY, yet UNFUSSY.
The cascading habit of this new Angelface® Angelonia is perfectly suited for hanging baskets and combinations. The plants have height on the top of the pot, but then cascade over the edge as well. In containers it will function as both a filler and spiller. Their heat tolerance makes them an excellent choice for gardeners who live in climates with hot summers.Award WinnerFragrant FoliageContinuous Bloom or RebloomerLong BloomingHeat TolerantDeadheading Not NecessaryDrought TolerantResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:ShortGarden Height:8 - 14 InchesTrails Up To:20 InchesSpacing:10 - 14 InchesSpread:12 - 30 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:Blue-purpleFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:Mounding TrailingContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Planting To FrostHardiness Zones:10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:GroundcoverUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses Notes:
Great for use in hanging baskets, upright planters and combination planters as well as in landscape plantings.Maintenance Notes:
Self-cleaning, no dead-heading necessary.
Angelonia are heat-loving plants that will grow most vigorously and bloom best when the heat is on. They are plants best planted in mid-spring or later, since they won't really grow until the temperatures warm up. Angelonia will tolerate wet feet and a fair amount of drought. The plants are easy care with no deadheading needed. A bit of fertilizer or some compost in a garden bed is usually all that is needed for these plants to thrive. Due to their heat-loving nature they are one of the plants that can be planted even during the heat of mid-summer.
Don't forget that Angelface are great long lasting cut flowers with a slight grape soda fragrance. Try some in a flower arrangement this year and see for yourself!
An application of fertilizer or compost on garden beds and regular fertilization of plants in pots will help ensure the best possible performance.Angelface® Cascade Blue Angelonia hybrid 'ANCASBLU' USPPAF, Can 6,278
Award Year Award Plant Trial 2018 Top Performer Jardin Daniel A. Seguin 2018 Top Performer University of Wisconsin 2018 Perfect Score All Season University of Minnesota - Morris 2018 Top 10 Consumer Preference University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale 2018 Top Performer Cornell University 2018 Top 10 North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum 2018 Top Performer Oregon State University 2018 Leader of the Pack - Early Season in Containers North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum 2018 Top Performer Penn State 2018 Top Performer University of Guelph
1 More in this series
3 More Recipes