• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Best with regular watering- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Clumps reach 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide; flower stalks rise above foliage.
    Key Feature:
    Showy Flowers
    Blooms:
    Mid-summer
  • Detail
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Round
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Clumps reach 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide; flower stalks rise above foliage.
    Foliage color:Light Green
    Blooms:Mid-summer
    Flower color:Violet-blue
    Garden styleContemporary, Cottage
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in average, well-drained soil. Water deeply at regular intervals during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; frequency may be reduced once established. In colder regions, plants in containers can be moved indoors during winter while plants outdoors should be covered with straw or similar material for protection. Fertilize when new growth begins in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Best with regular watering- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    A naturally occurring form of Agapanthus inapertus found near the town of Graskop in northeast Transvaal, where it grows in grasslands. The name Graskop is derived from grassveld -- the characteristic vegetation of the South African Highveld.

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