Angelonia 'Angelmist Spreading Purple Improved'

Summer Snapdragon

Angelonia Angelmist Spreading Purple Imp

Tips for Homeowners:

Grows best in containers or gardens with good well-drained soil.  Fertilize monthly.

Rate this Plant:

You must login to rate plants.
This plant has not yet been rated.

Usually Angelonia has a strong upright structured appearance, but this variety is more of a sprawler, and when grown in a large group will fill in a space very effectively.  

  • Heat and drought tolerant
  • Scented foliage
  • Low maintenance

Best used in containers or in ground, alone or in combination with other annuals with similar watering needs.

Height: 4-10 in
Spread: 9-12 in
Zone: 9-10
Color: Purple

Interesting Notes about Summer Snapdragon:

Native to Mexico, Angelonia is able to withstand heat and drought; an ability usually associated with cactus.

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Ground Cover
  • Garden
  • Container
  • Long Blooming
  • Low Maintenance
  • Naturalizing
  • Great Foliage
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Fertilize Often
  • Rock Garden
  • Mass Planting
  • Fragrant
  • Border or Bed
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Blooms all Season

Foliage Color:

  • Green


  • Full Sun

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water