African blue lily 'Glenavon' (Agapanthus 'Glenavon')
Variety or Cultivar:
'Glenavon' ~ 'Glenavon' is a bulbous perennial with huge flowerheads made up of hundreds of blue florets with dark stripes on each petal.
Grow in fertile, moist, well-drained soil in full sun. Can also grow in a container. 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.
No need to cut down in the autumn, as the seedheads look attractive over winter
Propagate by division every 3 to 4 years in spring.
Maintenance hours / year: