Lily of the Nile

Agapanthus Africanus

Attractive, deep blue flower clusters on stalks above clumping, evergreen foliage. Effective in groups, creating a lush tropical effect. Occasionally reblooms, if spent flower stems are promptly removed. Good container plant in colder areas or perennial color accent in outdoor beds where winters are more mild.

Light Needs: Full sun to partial shade.

Watering Needs: Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat, until established.

Average Landscape Size: Moderate grower to 1½ ft. tall and wide, 2½ ft. tall flower stalks.

Key Features: Showy flowers.

Blooms: Blooms late spring to early summer.

Poisonous: No.

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