Agapanthus africanus 'Peter Pan'

Lily of the Nile

Adaptable and easy to care for, these natives of southern Africa have long-stalked clusters of blue or white flowers and glossy, strap-like leaves. Excellent cut flowers. Grow outdoors in mild climates or indoors in pots in colder regions. Plant in large masses, drifts or near pools. Drought-tolerant once established, but for best blooms give plenty of moisture. In hot summer areas, plant in partial sun. Like loamy earth, but tolerate dense soils. Divide every 5 to 6 years, when plants become crowded and flowering decreases.
Agapanthus africanus, Lily of the Nile
This dwarf with narrow grassy leaves and 1 to 1½-foot-tall flower stalks blooms generously in late spring and mid-autumn. Use for edging flower borders and lawns or in containers.

Attributes - Agapanthus africanus 'Peter Pan'

Plant Type: Perennial

Bloom Season: Late Spring through Mid Fall

Flower Color: Blue

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 8 in. to 1 ft.

Width: 1 ft. 6 in.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 9, 10, 11

Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates. Container Plants, Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerant, Long Blooming.

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Agapanthus africanus, Agapanthus orientalis, Agapanthus orientalis 'Albus'
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