Agapanthus | Lily of the Nile - 60-70cm, 25lt

Agapanthus | Lily of the Nile - 60-70cm, 25lt

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Agapanthus, better known as African Lily, is an exotic-looking evergreen or semi-evergreen perennial with shiny, narrow, strap-like, green foliage, and white, purple or blue trumpet-shaped flowers clustered together. They appear in summer or early autumn on stiff, upright stalks. African Lily thrives in full sun and fertile, moist, well-drained soil, but it tolerates wide range of conditions. It is easy to grow, pest-free and disease-free. As it leans towards the sun, south-facing location would be the best. In winter, it should be protected with a layer of dry, sand and straw, mulch. Evergreen forms usually need shelter of a greenhouse. Agapanthus is perfect for flower beds and borders in combination with other colourful perennials, or as a specimen plant in a container. Suitable for city gardens and coastal areas as it can withstand air pollution and is resistant to windy and salty air.
  • Common Name

    African Lily, Lily of the Nile

  • Family

    Amaryllidaceae

  • Type

    perennial

  • Pot Size

    25

  • Height (cm)

    60-70

  • Native To

    Southern Africa

  • Flower

    white, purple or blue trumpet-shaped flowers clustered together

  • Foliage

    shiny, narrow, strap-like, green

  • Maturation period

    2–5 years

Key Info

Size & Spacing

Mature Height

1-1.5m

Mature Width

0.4-1m

Shape / habit

clump forming

Preferred Location

Orientation

South-facing, sheltered

Soil Type

acid, alkaline, neutral soil, full sun

Soil moisture

moist but well-drained

Growing Period

Flower

summer, early autumn

Foliage

evergreen, semi-evergreen

Fruit

autumn

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