Agapanthus africanus grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Agapanthus also known as African lily, Agapanthus perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, temperate, desert or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 6+.
Leaves color green or in variegate can be green with white, the leaves in linear shape and grow in radial growth.
Flower color can be: purple, pink, blue or white the flower shape of trumpet clusters in umbel or ball shape.
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How to grow Agapanthus growing and care:
More than -1C, moist soil, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed /Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Some cultivars are invasive
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
All the year
How to prune:
Size of the plant?
20-70cm, 8-32 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower:
Trumpet shape that grow in umbel structure the color can be: pink, purple, blue or white.
Plant Growing Speed
Plant Life Form
Plants Sun Exposure
- Hardiness zone 10
- Hardiness zone 11
- Hardiness zone 12
- Hardiness zone 13
- Hardiness zone 6
- Hardiness zone 7
- Hardiness zone 8
- Hardiness zone 9