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Agapanthus praecox species
Botanical Name: Agapanthus praecox species
Common Name(s): Common agapanthus, Blue lily
Categories: Ground Covers and Perennials
Pale to mid-blue open-faced flowers and bright green, strap-like foliage. A. p. subsp. orientalis, smaller than the species and forms dense foliage clumps with tightly packed heads of small bright blue flowers, it has an arching habit. A. p. subsp. minimus is the smallest, flower colour are pale to dark blue or occasionally greyish white or white.
Botanical Pronunciation: ag-uh-PAN-thus PREE-kocks
Semi Frost Hardy
This species bears pale to mid-blue open-faced flowers.
This species has bright green, strap-like foliage.
Uses in landscape design
This species is cultivated in warm-temperate gardens.