African lily (Agapanthus inapertus subsp intermedius)
Agapanthus inapertus subsp intermedius
Variety or Cultivar:
Subsp intermedius ~ Subsp intermedius is an herbaceous perennial. It has strap-shaped leaves and in mid to late summer, bears umbels of semi-pendent, bright violet-blue, funnel-shaped flowers on upright stems.
Grow in fertile, moist, well-drained soil in full sun. A good plant for containers. In cold areas, mulch well overwinter.
Architectural, Coastal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Mediterranean, Containers, Sub-Tropical
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West
Tender in frost (H3)
Generally pest free.
Generally disease free, but a virus disease may be a problem.
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