Antirrhinum siculum   Sicilian Snapdragon

Antirrhinum siculum whole Antirrhinum siculum close

There were quite an amazing number of different plants in flower growing out of cracks in the masonry of this ancient citadel at the heart of the main town of Gozo. Yellowish flowers with narrow, almost linear leaves characterise this member of the Antirrhinum genus.

Citadel walls, Victoria, Gozo, 21st March 2005

Added on December 30th 2005, updated 6th August 2008, updated 27th Feb 2010

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