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Agapanthus africanus species
Botanical Name: Agapanthus africanus species
Common Name(s): African lily
Categories: Ground Covers and Perennials
Native to the Western Cape in South Africa, this species has strap-like foliage, 30-38 cm long. It bears purple-blue tubular flowers. ‘Albus’ has white flowers; and ‘Sapphire’ has deep blue flowers, ‘Aureus’ has striped with yellow foliage and ‘Variegatus’ has white foliage with a few green bands.
Botanical Pronunciation: ag-uh-PAN-thus af-rih-KAY-nus
Semi Frost Hardy
This plant bears purple-blue tubular flowers.
This species has strap-like foliage, 30-38 cm long.
Require plenty of water during Summer.
'Albus' has white flowers; and 'Sapphire' has deep blue flowers, 'Aureus' has striped with yellow foliage and 'Variegatus' has white foliage with a few green bands.